Definitions of Skirted

  1. of Skirt

Usage examples for Skirted

  1. These mountains skirted the shores of the lake. – The Planet Mars and its Inhabitants A Psychic Revelation by Eros Urides and J. L. Kennon
  2. As he skirted the shore of the pond through the brush his thoughts were so busy with his discovery that for the time being he quite forgot to keep an eye out for rabbit signs. – The Boy Scouts in A Trapper's Camp by Thornton W. Burgess
  3. For suddenly, from behind the shrubbery that skirted the edge of the trail, had appeared the man about whom he had been thinking! – The Coming of the Law by Charles Alden Seltzer
  4. A branch of the Pool ran up the westward and formed an ornamental water in the grounds that skirted the Pool, a rustic bridge being thrown over it. – Recollections of Old Liverpool by A Nonagenarian
  5. When they reached the road that skirted the cemetery, Albert said: I see no reason why we should go any farther. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock