- (obsolete) A cloud.
- The atmosphere above a given point, especially as visible from the ground during the day.
verb (skies, skying, skyed)
- That year, a meteor fell from the .
- The part of the sky which can be seen from a specific place or at a specific time; its condition, climate etc.
- I lay back under a warm Texas .
- We're not sure how long the cloudy skies will last.
- heaven, Heaven.
- This mortal has incurred the wrath of the skies.
- Also used to represent pornographic material.
Etymology: From Old Norse skí "cloud" (= Old English sceo, scÄo), from Proto-Germanic
- (sports) to hit or throw (a ball) extremely high
- skeujam "cloud, cloud cover", from Proto-Indo-European base
- (s)keu- "to cover, conceal".
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