Meaning of skitch in English:


Pronunciation /skɪtʃ/


[no object] informal
  • Hold on to the back of a moving motor vehicle so as to be pulled along while riding a skateboard, bicycle, etc.

    • ‘we skitched on the back of a passing Pinto’
    • ‘I never said skitching was without risks’


1950s blend of skate or ski (with reference to being pulled along while sliding on snow or ice) and hitch.