Meaning of skinder in English:

skinder

noun

(also skinner)
mass noun informal South African
  • Gossip.

    • ‘we can catch up on the skinder’
    • ‘And that skinder or gossip accounts for a large part of his success as a writer.’
    tittle-tattle, tattle, rumour, rumours, whispers, stories, tales, canards, titbits

Pronunciation

skinder

/ˈskənə/ /ˈskɪnə/

verb

(also skinner)
[no object] informal South African
  • Engage in gossip.

    • ‘he wondered what his wife and her friend were skindering about’
    • ‘What is immoral is stealing and being nasty to other people and skindering and seeking revenge for petty things and killing people and lots of other things.’
    spread rumours, spread gossip, circulate rumours, spread stories, tittle-tattle, tattle, talk, whisper, tell tales, muckrake

Pronunciation

skinder

/ˈskənə/ /ˈskɪnə/

Origin

From Afrikaans skinder ‘to slander, gossip’.