Definition of skiff Pronunciation
Noun
1. A small flat-bottomed open boat with a pointed bow and square stern.
2. Any of various types of boats small enough for sailing or rowing by one person.
3. A light wind/rain/snow, etc.
A skiff of rain blew into the shed and the two men moved their chairs back.
4. Used when referring to anyone (typically rednecks and fishermen) who has a degree of intelligence, but believes they are more than they actually are.
Verb
5. To navigate in a skiff.
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English - English - skiff Pronunciation
n. small flat-bottomed boat propelled by oars or small sails
n. skiff, small flat-bottomed boat propelled by oars or small sails
English - Spanish - skiff Pronunciation
s. esquife, barquía
English - French - skiff Pronunciation
n. esquif, yole; skiff (long bateau de course)
English - German - skiff Pronunciation
n. Skiff (Sport: nord. Einmannruderboot)
English - Italian - skiff Pronunciation
s. (Mar) schifo, skiff; piccola barca a remi
English - Portuguese - skiff Pronunciation
s. esquife (barco leve para uma pessoa)
English - Russian - skiff Pronunciation
с. ялик, скиф одиночка, лодка
English - Turkish - skiff Pronunciation
i. yarış kayığı, hafif kayık, iskif, kik
French - English - skiff Pronunciation
(m) n. skiff, small flat-bottomed boat propelled by oars or small sails
German - English - skiff Pronunciation
n. small flat-bottomed boat propelled by oars or small sails
Italian - English - skiff Pronunciation
n. skiff, small flat-bottomed boat propelled by oars or small sails
Dutch - English - skiff Pronunciation
n. skiff
English - Dutch - skiff Pronunciation
zn. skiff, klein eenpersoons bootje
English - Greek - skiff Pronunciation
ουσ. σκάφος, σκίφ, λέμβος
French - Spanish - skiff Pronunciation
(nautique) esquife (m)
German - Spanish - skiff Pronunciation
n. esquife (m)
French - German - skiff Pronunciation
n. einer
French - Italian - skiff Pronunciation
(nautique) schifo (m); skiff {invariable}
French - Portuguese - skiff Pronunciation
(nautique) esquife (m)
German - Turkish - skiff Pronunciation
tek kisilik ufak kayik
Italian - French - skiff Pronunciation
(nautico) skiff (m)
Dutch - French - skiff Pronunciation
(nautisch) skiff (m)
French - Dutch - skiff Pronunciation
(nautique) skiff (m)
English - Chinese - skiff Pronunciation
(名) 小艇, 小型帆船, 轻舟
English - Chinese - skiff Pronunciation
(名) 小艇, 小型帆船, 輕舟
English - Japanese - skiff Pronunciation
(名) スキフ
English - Korean - skiff Pronunciation
명. 작은 보트, 함재 보트, 편주
German - Chinese - skiff Pronunciation
[das] -e [体] 单人划艇,赛艇


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Synonyms for skiff
craft: boat, ship, vessel, dinghy, canoe