Definition of skirting:
- "Korea's Fight for Freedom", F.A. McKenzie.
- "Down the Columbia", Lewis R. Freeman.
For instance, one man did the window, the other the door: when these were finished both men did the skirting; by the time the skirting was finished the door and window were dry enough to second coat; and then, on the following day- the finishing coat!- "The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists", Robert Tressell.