Definition of skirting in English:


Syllabification: skirt·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈskərtiNG
(also skirting board)


chiefly British
  • A baseboard.
    More example sentences
    • All glass framing is let into the structure and there are no architraves or skirtings.
    • Remove one panel of skirting from each corner; this usually works if the skunk is living above the ground or in articles stored under the trailer.
    • If you prefer, lattice or other style panels may be use to match the skirting on the porch.

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