1 leap, cavort, caper, gambol, frisk, prance, jump, hop, romp, bound, dance:
Eleanor came skipping down the walk to the house.
2 omit, leave out, pass by, overlook, pass over, avoid, ignore, disregard, steer clear of, cut:
In my haste, I skipped over your name. Please skip the reading of the roll today.
3 leap, cavort, caper, gambol, frisk, prance, jump, bound, dance, hop, romp:
He had a curious way of walking, giving a little skip before each step
4 lacuna, gap, omission, avoidance, disregard; miss, Colloq go-by:
32 pages after page 64. If you take my advice, you will give that restaurant a skip.
captain, master, commander; boss, leader, chief:
The skipper gave orders to put him in irons.