Skiffling

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Skiffling (Quarrying) Rough dressing by knocking off knobs or projections; knobbing.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n skiffling In stone-cutting, the operation of knocking off the rough corners of ashler in the preliminary dressing; knobbing.
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Usage


In news:

In Liverpool, little-known skiffle group the Beatles first gigged in the Cavern Club's cellar.
My Old Man's A Dustman Album: King Of Skiffle.
Charlie Rosen, Austin Moorhead, Jason Rabinowitz and Jacob Colin Cohen comprise The Craze , the onstage "skiffle" band that pumps out Grant Olding's rhythmic Tony Award-nominated Best Score in Broadway's One Man, Two Guvnors.
Charlie Rosen, Austin Moorhead, Jason Rabinowitz and Jacob Colin Cohen comprise The Craze, the onstage "skiffle" band that pumps out Grant Olding's rhythmic Tony Award-nominated Best Score in Broadway's One Man, Two Guvnors.
Rilo Kiley's Jenny Lewis traded indie-rock for alt-country when she skiffled onto the stage at New York's Town Hall last night.
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