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skip
British English: /skɪp/
American English: /skɪp/

Translation of skip in French:

noun

  • 1 (jump)
    petit bond (m)
    he gave a little skip
    il a fait un petit bond

transitive verb p prés etc -pp-

  • 1 (not attend)
    (meeting, lunch, bath, class, school)
  • 2 (leave out)
    (pages, chapter)
    you can skip the formalities
    vous pouvez sauter les formalités
    skip it (informal)!
  • 3
    [informal]
    (leave) See examples: to skip town/the country
    filer (informal) de la ville/du pays

intransitive verb p prés etc -pp-

  • 1 (jump) (once)
    (several times)
    to skip out of the way of something ou out of something's way
    bondir pour éviter quelque chose
  • 3 (travel, move) See examples: to skip from town to town
    courir d'une ville à l'autre
    she skipped from Paris to Lyons
    elle a fait un saut de Paris à Lyon
    to skip from one idea/chapter to another
    sauter d'une idée/d'un chapitre à l'autre

Phrasal verbs

skip over

(passage, paragraph)

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