Definition for skinking (2 of 2)
verb (used with object) Scot. Dialect.
Origin of skink2
Examples from the Web for skinking
That feat does not hinder them from their skinking, and it blunts not their intelligence thereat.
British Dictionary definitions for skinking
Word Origin for skink
Word Origin and History for skinking
1580s, from Middle French scinc (Modern French scinque), from Latin scincus, from Greek skinkos, some kind of lizard common in Asia and North Africa, of unknown origin.