rollerblading


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rollerblading

(ˈrəʊləˌbleɪdɪŋ) or

roller-blading

n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) the act of skating using Rollerblades
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rollerblading - skating using Rollerblades
roller skating - skating on wheels
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Translations

rollerblading

roller-blading [ˈrəʊlərbleɪdɪŋ] nroller m
to go rollerblading → faire du rollerroller blind n (British)store mroller-coaster roller coaster, rollercoaster [ˈrəʊlərkəʊstər] n
(at fair)montagnes fpl russes
to go on the roller coaster → aller sur les montagnes russes
(= period of change) to be on a roller-coaster → passer par des hauts et des bas
to be on an emotional roller coaster → passer par toutes les émotions possibles et imaginablesroller skate npatin m à roulettes
a pair of roller skates → une paire de patins à roulettesroller-skate [ˈrəʊlərskeɪt] vifaire du patin à roulettesroller-skating [ˈrəʊlərskeɪtɪŋ] npatin m à roulettes
to go roller-skating → faire du patin à roulettes
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