Usage examples for skew

  1. If the student will trace a few of the consequences of that correspondence, and determine what configurations of circles correspond to intersecting lines, to lines in a plane, to lines of a plane pencil, to lines cutting three skew lines, etc. – An Elementary Course in Synthetic Projective Geometry by Lehmer, Derrick Norman
  2. The 'poor man' scrubbed on steadily, his ears standing out from his shaven head; then, dragging his knee- mat skew- ways, he took the chance to look at her again. – The Freelands by John Galsworthy
  3. True, he tried to fix the young man much as a cook fixes a roast with a skewer, to be put over the fire; but Courtland didn't skew. – The Witness by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz