What is sk8 short for?


Sk8 is an abbreviation for "skate" and typically used by skateboarders. The abbreviation is mostly used online or in text messages.

"8" is used in place of "ate", "eat", "aight", "eight", "bait" in many abbreviations. People like it because it saves on letters and seems clever. sk8 He was a sk8r boy, she said see you l8r boy, he wasn't good enough for her...


Do u want 2 sk8 after skool?
A sk8r performing a sk8 trick
A sk8r performing a sk8 trick

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Updated October 18, 2017

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