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skinny-dip

[skin-ee-dip] /ˈskɪn iˌdɪp/
verb (used without object), skinny-dipped, skinny-dipping.
1.
to swim in the nude.
noun
2.
a swim in the nude.
Origin
1960-1965
probably earlier than 1960-65
Related forms
skinny-dipper, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for skinny-dipping

skinny-dip

verb -dips, -dipping, -dipped
1.
(intransitive) to swim in the nude
Derived Forms
skinny dipping, noun
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Word Origin and History for skinny-dipping
n.

1959, from skinny + dip (v.). Skinny-dip is from 1962.

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Slang definitions & phrases for skinny-dipping

skin magazine

modifier

: Asked whether the skin-mag ban would apply to other magazines in which women are scantily clad or naked

noun phrase

A magazine featuring nudity, more or less explicit sexual activity, etc; nudie (1960+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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