There are 3 main translations of skip in Spanish

: skip1skip2skip3

skip1

brinco, n.

Pronunciation /skɪp//skɪp/

noun

  • 1

    (jump)
    brinco masculine
    saltito masculine
    • He turned with a skip and shambled away, whistling.
    • She rises and descends with natural ease and skips through a complicated chorus full of rich imagery.
    • One Twinkie found a home in my chest pocket, while the other I held out in front of me as I followed out the door, a spry little skip in my step.
    • With a slight skip in her step she too leaves the room.
    • I pulled round and left with what can only be described as a skip in my step.
    • It was as if everyone in the world had a skip to their step today, and it was contagious, as good moods often are.
    • My chest is puffed out regularly and there is a skip in my step.
    • She uttered thanks again and walked swiftly from the stables, a skip in her already jaunty step.
    • Shannon noticed a slight skip in his step and laughed to herself.
    • Still dressed in that red jumpsuit, slim even for her young age, she ran with a skip like a child prancing through a field of daisies.
    • She smiled at this action and walked away with a slight skip in her step and I stifled a laugh.
    • No more than eight years old he walks briskly with a slight skip in his step past the monument towards the houses beyond.
    • She walked to school that morning with a slight skip in her step.
    • Put a skip in your step by skipping out for a lunch time walk.
    • Ed had a little skip in his pace, which only added to the glee in him.
    • Spend time doing things that put a skip in your step, a grin on your face, some glory in your life story.
    • Fall is the season when you come alive, and right now the equinox is putting a frisky skip in your step.
    • The only mode of transportation she seemed to have was a bouncing skip.

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (move lightly and quickly)
    he skipped along the path iba brincando / dando saltitos por el camino
  • 2British

    (with rope)
  • 3

    (go)
    I'd just skipped out to Nancy's había salido un momentito a casa de Nancy
    • we skipped over to Paris for a couple of days nos hicimos una escapada a París a pasar un par de días
  • 4

    (in writing, speaking, reading)
    saltar
    the writer skips (about) from subject to subject el escritor salta de un tema a otro
    • to skip over sth saltearse algo
  • 5USinformal

    (depart)
    largarse informal

transitive verb

  • 1

    (omit)
    (page/chapter) saltarse
    (page/chapter) saltearse River Plate
    I think I'll skip dinner today creo que hoy no voy a cenar
    • you mustn't skip any meals no debes saltarte ninguna comida
    • I think I'll skip dessert/the first course creo que no voy a comer postre/el primer plato
    • his heart skipped a beat le dio un vuelco el corazón
    • skip it! ¡déjalo!
  • 2

    (not attend)
    (meeting/class) faltar a
  • 3US

    (jump)
    to skip rope saltar al cordel Chile
  • 4

    to skip town desaparecer del mapa informal

There are 3 main translations of skip in Spanish

: skip1skip2skip3

skip2

contenedor, n.

Pronunciation /skɪp//skɪp/

noun

  • 1

    (container)
    contenedor masculine
    • A large skip was filled with waste and the excrement was separately treated and disposed of.
    • The Council sponsored a skip container which was placed outside the graveyard.
    • The council may be able to assist those involved by providing skips, refuse sacks, gloves and litter pickers.
    • A friend of his managed to salvage four of them from the rubbish skip and returned them.
    • The skip containers will be used mainly for garden refuse and rubbish which does not generally fit in the normal green drums.
    • We had to hire skips to put all the damaged property in.
    • Anyone who needs a refuse skip for their waste will see the benefits immediately.
    • And it costs £40 to empty the skip, which happens at least once a week.
    • After they left, hotel staff found a black duffel bag in a rubbish skip.
    • Rubbish littered the site, along with burned-out cars and refuse skips, huge piles of Tarmac and garden rubbish and gas cylinders.
    • Laois County Council may provide skips, refuse sacks, gloves and litter packs if required.
    • We pay 200 per week to empty the skip.
    • Arriving in the town itself, the taxi manoeuvres around skips and building equipment, evidence that developers are moving in.
    • He should see the recycling skips near Bingley law courts.
    • Supplying waste skips and filling of same with rubbish thrown out from flood damaged shops.
    • Carrying heavy bags of rubbish up steel steps to tip over the waist height edge of the skip cannot be safe.
    • While building work is under way space around the building is needed for scaffolding and skips.
    • The provision of toilets and a rubbish skip is being considered.
    • Bradford council workmen swept up the broken glass and rubble before shouldering it into skips to be taken away.

    para escombros, basura etc

  • 2

    (cage)
    montacargas masculine
    • A skip being lowered from a crane was seen to come close to the group of men laying tiles.
    • The excavator was sitting at the top of the hole, so it could lower a skip down for the mini digger to fill, when it toppled over.
    • The driver of the skip lorry was taken to Hope Hospital with minor leg injuries.
    • The excavator had been lowering a skip to the bottom of the hole when it tipped over the edge and tumbled down.

There are 3 main translations of skip in Spanish

: skip1skip2skip3

skip3

Pronunciation /skɪp//skɪp/

noun

British