- (British English) [colloquial] (predicative) to be skew-whiffestar torcidoestar chueco (Latin America)Example sentences
- When the nails corrode, the tiles go skew-whiff.
- Now I suspected at the time that there was something skew-whiff in Zizek's analysis of populism, and the more I think about it the more firmly I'm convinced that my initial suspicions were correct.
- Some facts may a little skew-whiff - one interviewee says.
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In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.