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skelder

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

skelder (plural skelders)

  1. (obsolete) A vagrant; a cheat.
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VerbEdit

skelder (third-person singular simple present skelders, present participle skeldering, simple past and past participle skeldered)

  1. To deceive; to cheat; to trick.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.