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Synonyms for skirt



go round



Synonyms for skirt

the periphery of a city or town

to put or form a border on

to pass around but not through

to avoid fulfilling or answering completely

Synonyms for skirt

cloth covering that forms the part of a garment below the waist

(Fungi) a remnant of the partial veil that in mature mushrooms surrounds the stem like a collar

informal terms for a (young) woman

avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)

pass around or about

form the edge of

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There are loads of self-coloured tops, trousers and skirts around with just a hint of glitter through them if you feel an all-over shine would be too overpowering.
We are aware that a minority group had some concerns about a proposed section of the route going through Denbigh Cemetery and we have listened to their comments and developed a more sympathetic route which skirts around the edge.
Fashion dilemma I've seen lots of great pencil skirts around but the few I have tried on all seem to show every lump and bump and even reveal my knicker line
From the Iraq war to the minimum wage, Blair skirts around the debate.
The Miners' Path is one of the most popular walking routes to the summit of Snowdon, starting from Pen y Pass n It is four miles to the top of the mountain, and takes about 2hrs 30 mins to complete nThe broad track leads south then west to the former copper mines in Cwm Dyli, and skirts around Llyn Llydaw To order your copy of this picture, please fill in the form on page 4
Key pieces in the range are the overhead jacket and the three-in-one jacket (pounds 130), both feature ski pass holders plus the salopettes with snow skirts around the ankles (pounds 60).