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verb[NO OBJECT]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.’
From Afrikaans skinder to slander, gossip.
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