noun, plural sker·ries.Chiefly Scot.
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Origin of skerry
Words nearby skerry
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Skerry Hill was the absurdly-named trading store of a man named Minton, and at present it was in a state of siege.Forging the Blades|Bertram Mitford
But he was so much more sharp-sighted than they, that he was able to discern men upon the skerry. '
There was only one spot where even in moderate weather a landing could be without difficulty effected on Ossa Skerry.
At last they got sufficiently to the westward to look along the outer side of Ossa Skerry.
I've boiled 'undreds of 'em—Skerry blues, magnums, queen of them all, Cheshires—none of 'em takes more than half an hour.Dimbie and I--and Amelia|Mabel Barnes-Grundy