ski resort

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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 ?
With a new, epic mountain scene around each corner, big ski areas provide huge variety all on one lift pass and you'll find many of the best interconnected areas across Europe.
Vail Resorts) announced today the appointment of Geoff Buchheister, previously vice president for the companys urban ski areas, as the new vice president and general manager for Keystone Resort.
So are many other ski areas that operate on national forest land.
NYSE: MTN) has acquired Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin near the Illinois state line, expanding its collection of urban ski areas in the Midwest, the company said.
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Safety is an ongoing message that we really promote all season long, but there's a lot of national focus amongst ski areas all across the country during the month as January as well.
Congress passed the Ski Area Recreational Opportunity Enhancement Act in October, allowing eight Washington ski areas to expand summer operations.
The two companies signed a letter of intent for negotiations on future ownership and development of the ski areas in Andermatt and Sedrun in Switzerland.
Ski areas in Austria, France, Italy and Switzerland have all reported recent fresh snowfalls.
the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA), and the Natural Resources Defense Council.
Michael Berry, president of the National Ski Areas Association, said: ``As an industry we've been working for the last several seasons to change that number to 25 percent.