[ skingk ]
/ skɪŋk /
verb (used with object) Scot. Dialect.
to serve (a beverage).
Words nearby skink
Origin of skink2
1350–1400; Middle English skynken < Middle Dutch schenken, schinken; cognate with Old English scencan, German schenken
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British Dictionary definitions for skinked
/ (skɪŋk) /
any lizard of the family Scincidae, commonest in tropical Africa and Asia, having reduced limbs and an elongated body covered with smooth scalesRelated adjective: scincoid
Word Origin for skink
C16: from Latin scincus a lizard, from Greek skinkos
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