ski resort

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Noun1.ski resort - a resort with lodging and facilities for skiingski resort - a resort with lodging and facilities for skiing
holiday resort, resort, resort hotel - a hotel located in a resort area
Translations
مَحَطَّة تَزَلُّج
lyžařské středisko
vintersportssted
síparadicsom
lyžiarske stredisko
kayak tatil yeri

ski resort

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ski

(skiː) noun
one of a pair of long narrow strips of wood etc that are attached to the feet for gliding over snow, water etc.
verbpresent participle ˈskiing ; past tense, past participle skied (skiːd)
to travel on or use skis especially as a leisure activity. He broke his leg when he was skiing.
ski-
of or for the activity of skiing. ski-suits; ski-jump.
ˈskier noun
The slope was crowded with skiers.
ˈskiing noun
Skiing is her favourite sport; (also adjective) a skiing holiday.
ˈski jump noun
1. a competition between skiers to see who will jump furthest off a steep slope.
2. a steep snow-covered slope before a sharp drop, to help skiers leap into the air.
ˈski jumper noun
ˈski jumping noun
ˈski lift noun
a cable system with chairs for carrying skiers up a slope.
ˈski pole noun
one of the two poles that skiers hold in their hands and use while skiing.
ˈski resort noun
a place that has the facilities for skiing, where people go to ski especially on holidays.
ˈski slope noun
a snowy slope where people can ski.
ˈski run noun
a slope or a track for skiing.
ˈski track/trail noun
a ski run; a path taken by skiers.
ˈski tow noun
a ski lift; a cable system for pulling skiers up a slope.
References in periodicals archive ?
Cannon Mountain Ski Area Cafeteria, Nursery, Pub, Ski
Hoodoo Ski Area will delay its opening because of warm, rainy weather expected to hit its slopes on Thanksgiving and this weekend.
The larger the ski area, the greater the value for money.
Rick Kahl, the Boulder-based editor of Ski Area Management, a trade magazine, also sees the summer amusements as something of an insurance policy.
Wilmot Mountain was founded in 1938 by Walter Stopa, who opened the ski area with a single rope tow.
On a typical winter morning, a line of skiers and snowboarders file into Wake 'N Bakery in Glacier for a caffeine fix or breakfast burrito before driving the hairpin turns on Highway 542 to the Mount Baker Ski Area.
PRINCETON -- Skiers may not have noticed her, but a bundled-up Gloria Estefan sang the praises of Wachusett Mountain Ski Area after hitting the slopes there Monday.
Travel Business Review-November 2, 2011--Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Opens for Ski Season(C)2011] ENPublishing - http://www.
The company has committed a commercial mortgage of approximately USD1m to Ski Pro, Inc, Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Sports Park, located in Exeter.
In France, the summer ski area on the Grand Motte glacier at Tignes is open until Sunday (August 31) from 7.
Colorado is getting its 25th full-scale ski area high in the San Juan Mountains, but if you're a beginner on the slopes, you'll want to head elsewhere.
As early as the late 1950s, the founders of Vail were selling home sites to help pay for their new ski area, and in the late 1960s the developer of Snowmass, Colorado, made it clear that his goal was to build a condo village at the bottom of his mountain.