skinny-dip


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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.
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skinny-dip

vb, -dips, -dipping or -dipped
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) (intr) to swim in the nude
skinny-dipping n
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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.
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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
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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"
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