Skit meaning

skĭt
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The definition of a skit is a short play or piece of writing that is usually funny.

An example of a skit is a brief comedy show put on by second graders.

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A short piece of satirical or humorous writing.
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A short, usually comic dramatic performance or work; a theatrical sketch.
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A taunt; gibe.
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A brief, comic performance piece, typically of an informal nature, as for two or more actors.
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A short humorous or satirical piece of writing.
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(Ireland, Liverpudlian) To make fun of. (Used in Merseyside)
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A jeer or sally; a brief satire.
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Origin of skit

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    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition