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Origin of skiff
OTHER WORDS FROM skiffskiffless, adjective
Words nearby skiff
Example sentences from the Web for skiff
The guide will pole the skiff along on the shallow flats from a platform at the back of the boat, while the angler stands ready to cast from the front.With covid protocols, a Caribbean fly-fishing haven is back in business|Chris Santella|April 2, 2021|Washington Post
The thrust was nervous and ill-calculated, and the next instant the skiff had blundered under the bows of the launch.Uncanny Tales|Various
Coming to the first of the dim shapes, he grasped it and thereby propelled the skiff to another beyond.Dope|Sax Rohmer
So we unhitched a skiff and pulled down the river two mile and a half, to the big scar on the hillside, and went ashore.
I toted up a load, and went back and set down on the bow of the skiff to rest.
So he locked me in and took the skiff, and started off towing the raft about half-past three.