Usage note
This word may also begin with a lowercase letter in the senses shown in 2) and 3).
proper noun
1. (registered trademark) (computer) 
a. Skype (registered trademark) 
Although your cousin is abroad, you can call her on your computer for free with Skype.Aunque tu prima esté en el extranjero, puedes llamarla gratis desde tu computadora con Skype.
transitive verb
2. (to contact via videoconference) 
Javier told Elina he would Skype her the next day.Javier le dijo a Elina que la llamaría por Skype al día siguiente.
intransitive verb
3. (to videoconference) 
a. skypear 
My girlfriend and I Skyped a lot when we were attending different universities.Mi novia y yo skypeábamos mucho cuando asistíamos a universidades diferentes.
Skype[skaɪp] (Internet) (Telec)
Skype (m);&trade
transitive verb
llamar por Skype
proper noun
1. (registered trademark) (computing) 
a. Skype (registered trademark) 
Mi hija que vive en Japón me llamó por Skype para contarme que está embarazada.My daughter who lives in Japan called me on Skype to tell me that she got pregnant.
2. (company) 
a. Skype (registered trademark) 
Microsoft compró Skype en mayo de 2011.In May 2011, Microsoft bought Skype.
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