/ (ˈskɪpərɪŋ) /
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slang the practice of sleeping rough
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Word Origin for skippering
C20: of unknown origin
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Example sentences from the Web for skippering
Who the devil was young Thornhill, to come here skippering the whole ship?The White Hand and the Black|Bertram Mitford