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skinny-dip

[skin-ee-dip]Informal.
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verb (used without object), skin·ny-dipped, skin·ny-dip·ping.
  1. to swim in the nude.
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noun
  1. a swim in the nude.
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Origin of skinny-dip

probably earlier than 1960–65
Related formsskin·ny-dip·per, noun
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skinny-dip

verb -dips, -dipping or -dipped
  1. (intr) to swim in the nude
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Derived Formsskinny dipping, noun
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Word Origin and History for skinny-dipping

n.

1959, from skinny + dip (v.). Skinny-dip is from 1962.

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