There are 2 translations of skirt in Spanish:

skirt1

Pronunciation: /skɜːrt; skɜːt/

n

  • 2 (woman) [slang/argot] a skirt o (British English/inglés británico) bit of skirt una falda or (in Southern Cone also/en Cono Sur también) pollera to chase skirts o (British English/inglés británico) skirt andar* detrás de las faldas or (in Southern Cone also/en Cono Sur también) polleras
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    • He was here, with her this very instant, and he wasn't leaving to go chase some skirt.
    • He was chasing skirt and snorting booze, hoovering up every kind of sin and excess he could lay his gauntlets on.
    • No, he was a skirt chaser of the worse kind.

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vt
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There are 2 translations of skirt in Spanish:

skirt2

vt

  • 1.1 (run alongside) [town/mountain/forest] bordear the road skirts the lake la carretera bordea el lago
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    • If you are walking, you can skirt round the edge of the crag and follow some steps to rejoin the path.
    • Kook stood up and skirted the round table till he came to the small black oven that stood behind Taterra.
    • He did not have the time to skirt round all the walls looking for a way out.
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    • Along the scenic route skirting the rim we stopped at every lookout to gaze at the fantastic scenery.
    • We also leased horses and went along a shaded path skirted by a stream.
    • One field skirted the edge of a primary school, which was fenced off with barbed wire and guard posts.
    1.2skirt around

Phrasal verbs

skirt around

(in British English also/en inglés británico también) skirt round verb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento
1.1 (pass around) [mountain/lake] bordear 1.2 (evade) [issue/problem] eludir, orillar

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Word of the day amnistiar
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Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.