Definition of skinder in English:

skinder

(also skinner)

noun

South african
informal
  • [mass noun] 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, whispers, stories, tales, canards, titbits
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verb

[NO OBJECT]South african
informal
  • 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.’

Origin

From Afrikaans skinder to slander, gossip.

Pronunciation:

skinder

/ˈskənə//ˈskɪnə/