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An excuse to answer Helpdesk calls, when its not your dang job.
"Hey guys can you get on the phone we got a skeleton crew."

"Can anyone help with the phones"
by Tiktok Kokblok February 04, 2010
The minimum number of personnel needed to operate a ship.
You came with skeleton crew?
Yes, that´s all we can afford these days.
by Frisbeeman January 16, 2013
Skeleton crew is many things A clothing line designed by Frank Iero from my chemical romance! They are also a record lable and publishing company!
Skeleton Crew - wouldn't it be better without skin!
by cuntxcore August 23, 2006