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ice skate

n.
A shoe or light boot with a metal runner or blade fitted to the sole, used for skating on ice.

ice′-skate′ v.
ice skater n.
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ice skate

n
1. (Individual Sports, other than specified) a boot having a steel blade fitted to the sole to enable the wearer to glide swiftly over ice
2. (Individual Sports, other than specified) the steel blade on such a boot or shoe
vb
(Individual Sports, other than specified) (intr) to glide swiftly over ice on ice skates
ˈice-ˌskater n
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ice′ skate`


n.
1. a shoe fitted with a metal blade for skating on ice.
[1895–1900]
ice′-skate`, v.i.
ice′ skat`er, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ice skate - skate consisting of a boot with a steel blade fitted to the soleice skate - skate consisting of a boot with a steel blade fitted to the sole
blade - the part of the skate that slides on the ice
figure skate - an ice skate worn for figure skating; has a slightly curved blade and a row of jagged points at the front of the blade
hockey skate - an ice skate worn for playing hockey; has a short blade and a strong boot to protect the feet and ankles
rocker - an ice skate with a curved blade
skate - sports equipment that is worn on the feet to enable the wearer to glide along and to be propelled by the alternate actions of the legs
racing skate, speed skate - an ice skate with a long blade; worn for racing
Verb1.ice skate - move along on ice skates
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
skate - move along on skates; "The Dutch often skate along the canals in winter"
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Translations
skøjte
patín a hielo
luistin

ice skate

npattino da ghiaccio
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Ice skating is an act wherein one can move on ice with the help of ice skates. Ice skating is done for various purposes such as thrill and leisure.
This time, he decided to create a cover version of the Slovak hockey anthem Nech bo#382e daacute.In the video, he ice skates in a hockey jersey with a guitar and walks through Bratislava streets and Slovak castles.
Skaters glide on synthetic ice panels using regular ice skates available at Skate Room.
The 11 athletic members of Cardiff National Ice Skating Club and Cardiff Ice Skating Club, all aged between nine and 15, unexpectedly appeared with lit-up ice skates and danced their way around the temporary ice rink in front of City Hall.
They saw an opportunity in the sport of ice skating, and began making ice skates in 1857.