To make ducks and drakes
Related to To make ducks and drakes: curtain lecture
|to throw a flat stone obliquely, so as to make it rebound repeatedly from the surface of the water, raising a succession of jets<- =="" skipping="" stones="" -="">->|
See also: Duck
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.