Definitions For Skiver


{{inflection of, nn, skive, , indefinite, p}}

Etymology 1

skive + er + fr + en}} esquiver + + slink away.


SKIVER (plural SKIVERs) A slacker. A truant; one who is absent without permission, especially from school.

Etymology 2

skive + er + nl + en}} schijf +


SKIVER (plural SKIVERs) One who uses a skive (or skives). (dialect) A skewer. An inferior quality of leather, made of split sheepskin, tanned by immersion in sumac, and dyed, formerly used for hat linings, pocketbooks, bookbinding, etc. The cutting tool or machine used in splitting leather or skins.


{{en-verb}} (UK, dialect) To skewer, impale.



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Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Skiver is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

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