In making tubes of an inch of internal diameter, a skelp four inches and a half broad is employed.
Hed admire to take a skelp, that Tomcat would, but hes shy the sand.
Kilt yer coats, ye cutty, and skelp at it withouten fear or dread!
I'm not a-going to have my skelp a-hanging to your belt for days and days, like the rest of them.
We're supposed to skelp along wid the letters for Ballintaggart beyant the mountains there.
Some redskins haven't sense enough to let a skelp alone, but he has.
I heard one boy say to another:—'I'll give you a skelp (blow) on the puss.'
That'll be safer fer my skelp, an' hit'll let less whisky out'n the hole.
When Bob Mahony hit him the skelp on the head wid the sut bag, his eye popped out of his head on the road.
But they lifted off old Hodsie's skelp and left him out to die, And if it hadn't been for me, he'd been in the sweet by and by.