Skerricks - definition of skerricks by The Free Dictionary
skerrick (redirected from skerricks)
US and Austral and NZ a small fragment or amount (esp in the phrase not a skerrick)
[C20: northern English dialect, probably of Scandinavian origin]
References in periodicals archive
It took me 15 years to get over my scorn for the skerricks
of bush amid Melbourne's sprawl of roads, roofs and fenced-in lawns.
little dogs shit politely in skerricks
of sand; and I was telling Tracy
The man would come and go, often causing her mother to throw skerricks
of lace and silk into tiny padded hatboxes.