• noun a male homosexual, particularly an effeminate or affected one. the word was previously used to refer to female prostitutes by the US army in the Pacific. ‘Skibby’ was an earlier form of the word, the derivation of which is obscure: some relation to ‘skivvy’ looks possible, but there is no proof of this.
  • noun a chav. The term was posted on the b3ta website in 2004.