A pair of shorts having a flap or panel across the front and sometimes the back to resemble a skirt.
Origin of skortsk(irt) + (sh)ort.
- a pair of shorts designed to look like a skirt via the addition of large swathes of fabric
- Always feminine, Faith preferred to wear a skirt when possible, but for reasons of modesty she compromised by wearing a skort to amusement parks where boys might see her from below if she rode the Ferris wheel.
Blend of shorts and skirt