There are 2 definitions of skeeter in English:


Line breaks: skeet¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈskiːtə


informal , chiefly North American & Australian
A mosquito.
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  • Surely a ‘mosquito ‘20 times the size of your average skeeter inflicts a proportionately nastier bite, right?’
  • While not a single caribou is anywhere to be seen, the skeeters are everywhere.
  • Once in close range, the skeeter makes a final selection by the moistness of its entrée - the sweatiest camper is most likely to get bitten.


mid 19th century: shortened form, representing a casual pronunciation.

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There are 2 definitions of skeeter in English:


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variant spelling of skitter.

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