A key designed to fit many locks by having the interior of the bit hollowed.
More example sentences
- He slid a skeleton key into the lock, and eased the door open.
- Officer Humphrey put the skeleton key into the lock in order to get the door open.
- Taking a sharp breath in, she opened the package and found a heart shaped locket key chain with a skeleton key.
Definition of skeleton key in:
- The US English dictionary