It was Freston and attorney skip Brittenham who advised Wiatt to step down from WME.
He had to ask permission from his Major League Soccer coach to skip a game in order to attend his high school prom.
From 20 percent, it's a hop, a skip and a jump to 90 percent.
c.1300, "to spring lightly," also "to jump over," probably from a Scandinavian source, cf. Old Norse skopa "to take a run," Middle Swedish skuppa "to skip, leap," from Proto-Germanic *skupan (cf. Middle Swedish skuppa, dialectal Swedish skopa "to skip, leap"). Related: Skipped; skipping.
Meaning "omit intervening parts" first recorded late 14c. Meaning "fail to attend" is from 1905. Meaning "to cause to skip or bound" is from 1680s. The custom of skipping rope has been traced to 17c.; it was commonly done by boys as well as girls until late 19c.
"a spring, a bound," early 15c., from skip (v.). Meaning "a passing over or disregarding" is from 1650s.
short for skipper (n.1), 1830, originally in sports jargon (curling).
A thorough scrutiny of a naked person, esp for hypodermic needle marks, concealed narcotics, etc (1935+ Police)
: They skin-searched both couples (1970+)