Skit

Definition of Skit

v. t.1.To cast reflections on; to asperse.
n.1.A reflection; a jeer or gibe; a sally; a brief satire; a squib.
A similar vein satire upon the emptiness of writers is given in his "Tritical Essay upon the Faculties of the Human Mind;" but that is a mere skit compared with this strange performance.
- Leslie Stephen.
2.A wanton girl; a light wench.
3.A short theatrical presentation, often comical or satirical. Comical skits are sometimes presented by amateur or ad hoc groups at parties, dinners, or other social gatherings.

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