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skip in Construction topic

skipskip2 noun [countable]  1 JUMPa skipping movement2 British EnglishTBC a large container for bricks, wood, and similar heavy waste syn dumpster American English
Examples from the Corpus
skipHe walked with a stick, but sometimes he would throw it away and skip.Then a big skip and an entire chapter of their marriage would sail right into the blue.Back to the car, a half-run hop skip situation.Susan said to Marian Prouse, and let Prager help her aboard the skip.And then, in the shadow between the skips, he settled down to wait.In suburbia, however, the scourge of the skips tends to descend on the public highway in spring and summer.