A piece of fabric at the bottom of a sofa, love seat or chair that hangs in a way resembling a woman's skirt. On case-goods the term refers to the panel connecting the surface and legs of a table or chair.
Horizontal pieces of lumber installed around the perimeter of a deck to conceal the area below the decking. Skirting may be made of solid boards, either vertical or horizontal, or of lattice to allow for air movement. Home Improvement Encyclopedia
avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"
A device for bridging the gap between a vehicle's sides and the ground for the purpose of controlling the airflow under the car, and sealing it from the flow outside. Pioneered by Lotus in 1978, but now banned. See aerodynamic essay for development information.