Definition of Skewers

1. Noun. (plural of skewer) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of skewer) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Skewers

1. skewer [v] - See also: skewer

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Skewers

skew form
skew symmetric
skew symmetry
skew whiff
skewampus
skewback
skewbacks
skewbald
skewbalds
skewed
skewer
skewered
skewering
skewerings
skewerlike
skewers (current term)
skewest
skewiff
skewing
skewness
skewnesses
skews
skewsymmetric
skewwhiff
ski
ski'd
ski-plane
ski boot
ski boots
ski cap

Literary usage of Skewers

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1. The American Cotton Spinner and Managers' and Carders' Guide: A Practical by Robert H. Baird (1851)
"SPEEDER-BOBBINS AND skewers. All these machines should stand firm, level, and square, and each speeder should be provided with ..."

2. The Indian Forester (1883)
"A large consignment of American skewers just to hand," is an announcement ... We suppose, however, that the introduction of these American skewers is due to ..."

3. The Treasury of Botany: A Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom; with by John Lindley (1866)
"Its hard wood is used like that of the other species, and its young branches for skewers. C. suecica is a humble little plant not more than six inches high, ..."

4. Heroes of the Dark Continent: And how Stanley Found Emin Pasha. A Complete by James William Buel (1889)
"Among other arts practised by the natives for annoying strangers was that of filling shallow pits with sharpened splinters, or skewers, deftly covered over ..."

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