Definition of skewer verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

skewer

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈskjuːə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskjuːər//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they skewer
BrE BrE//ˈskjuːə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskjuːər//
 
he / she / it skewers
BrE BrE//ˈskjuːəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskjuːərz//
 
past simple skewered
BrE BrE//ˈskjuːəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskjuːərd//
 
past participle skewered
BrE BrE//ˈskjuːəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskjuːərd//
 
-ing form skewering
BrE BrE//ˈskjuːərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskjuːərɪŋ//
 
 
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skewer something to push a skewer or other thin pointed object through something Skewer the meat and vegetables. The murderer had skewered him to the floor. Word Origin late Middle English: of unknown origin.
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