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skin·ny-dip

(skĭn′ē-dĭp′)
intr.v. skin·ny-dipped, skin·ny-dip·ping, skin·ny-dips Informal
To swim in the nude, especially in violation of conventional standards of propriety.

skin′ny-dip′per n.

skinny-dip

vb, -dips, -dipping or -dipped
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) (intr) to swim in the nude
skinny-dipping n

skin′ny-dip`



v. -dipped, -dip•ping,
n. Informal. v.i.
1. to swim in the nude.
n.
2. a swim in the nude.
[1960–65, Amer.]
skin′ny-dip`per, n.

skinny-dip


Past participle: skinny-dipped
Gerund: skinny-dipping

Imperative
skinny-dip
skinny-dip
Present
I skinny-dip
you skinny-dip
he/she/it skinny-dips
we skinny-dip
you skinny-dip
they skinny-dip
Preterite
I skinny-dipped
you skinny-dipped
he/she/it skinny-dipped
we skinny-dipped
you skinny-dipped
they skinny-dipped
Present Continuous
I am skinny-dipping
you are skinny-dipping
he/she/it is skinny-dipping
we are skinny-dipping
you are skinny-dipping
they are skinny-dipping
Present Perfect
I have skinny-dipped
you have skinny-dipped
he/she/it has skinny-dipped
we have skinny-dipped
you have skinny-dipped
they have skinny-dipped
Past Continuous
I was skinny-dipping
you were skinny-dipping
he/she/it was skinny-dipping
we were skinny-dipping
you were skinny-dipping
they were skinny-dipping
Past Perfect
I had skinny-dipped
you had skinny-dipped
he/she/it had skinny-dipped
we had skinny-dipped
you had skinny-dipped
they had skinny-dipped
Future
I will skinny-dip
you will skinny-dip
he/she/it will skinny-dip
we will skinny-dip
you will skinny-dip
they will skinny-dip
Future Perfect
I will have skinny-dipped
you will have skinny-dipped
he/she/it will have skinny-dipped
we will have skinny-dipped
you will have skinny-dipped
they will have skinny-dipped
Future Continuous
I will be skinny-dipping
you will be skinny-dipping
he/she/it will be skinny-dipping
we will be skinny-dipping
you will be skinny-dipping
they will be skinny-dipping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been skinny-dipping
you have been skinny-dipping
he/she/it has been skinny-dipping
we have been skinny-dipping
you have been skinny-dipping
they have been skinny-dipping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been skinny-dipping
you will have been skinny-dipping
he/she/it will have been skinny-dipping
we will have been skinny-dipping
you will have been skinny-dipping
they will have been skinny-dipping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been skinny-dipping
you had been skinny-dipping
he/she/it had been skinny-dipping
we had been skinny-dipping
you had been skinny-dipping
they had been skinny-dipping
Conditional
I would skinny-dip
you would skinny-dip
he/she/it would skinny-dip
we would skinny-dip
you would skinny-dip
they would skinny-dip
Past Conditional
I would have skinny-dipped
you would have skinny-dipped
he/she/it would have skinny-dipped
we would have skinny-dipped
you would have skinny-dipped
they would have skinny-dipped
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.skinny-dip - a naked swim
swim, swimming - the act of swimming; "it was the swimming they enjoyed most": "they took a short swim in the pool"
Verb1.skinny-dip - bathe in the nude; "The young people were skinny-dipping in the pond"
swim - travel through water; "We had to swim for 20 minutes to reach the shore"; "a big fish was swimming in the tank"
References in periodicals archive ?
BIRDS of prey have been pinching pants and socks from skinny-dippers to build their nests.
In the last of these events--the campaign of the 'Prudes' against the 'Nudes', which led to boycotts, physical assaults, property destruction, and the reporting of alleged skinny-dippers to the authorities--lies the tragedy of Home, for it represented the betrayal of the core principles upon which the colony was founded.
He's going back to his roots in Northumberland to discover the county's unknown secrets such as white-beaked dolphins and the skinny-dippers of Druridge Bay.
Organisers at last year's dip sought to break the world record for the most skinny-dippers at an event, but fell short of the 506 record set in New Zealand in 2012, with around 180 participants aged five to 82.
YES Brian Taylor, of British Naturism Had the Boxing Day swim been organised 150 years ago, it would have been costumes that would have been the scarcity, not skinny-dippers.
Organisers said their challenge had to be verified by Guinness World Records, but believe they have smashed the previous record of 250 skinny-dippers.