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ski lift

n.
A power-driven conveyor, usually with attached tow bars, suspended chairs, or gondolas, used to carry skiers to the top of a trail or slope. Also called ski tow.
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ski lift

n
(Skiing) any of various devices for carrying skiers up a slope, such as a chairlift
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ski′ lift`


n.
a device that carries skiers up a slope, consisting typically of chairs or bars suspended from a motor-driven cable.
[1935–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ski lift - a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hillski lift - a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill
chair lift, chairlift - a ski lift on which riders (skiers or sightseers) are seated and carried up or down a mountainside; seats are hung from an endless overhead cable
transport, conveyance - something that serves as a means of transportation
rope tow - a ski tow offering only a moving rope to hold onto
surface lift - a ski tow that pulls skiers up a slope without lifting them off the ground
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Translations
مِصْعَد التَّزَلُّجمَصْعَدٌ نَقَّال
lyžařská lanovkalyžařský vlek
skilift
hiihtohissi
žičara za skijaše
スキー場のリフト
스키 리프트
skidlift
กระเช้าไฟฟ้า
thang kéo người trượt tuyết

ski lift

nSkilift m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

ski lift

nimpianto di risalita
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

ski lift

مَصْعَدٌ نَقَّال lyžařský vlek skilift Skilift τελεφερίκ πίστας σκι telesilla hiihtohissi téléski žičara za skijaše impianto di risalita スキー場のリフト 스키 리프트 skilift skiheis wyciąg narciarski teleférico лыжный подъемник skidlift กระเช้าไฟฟ้า telesiyej thang kéo người trượt tuyết 上山吊椅缆车
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It said that no forest land had been transferred to the company which had been given the lease only of land measuring a total of 12 acres to build a hotel and a ski lift the same piece of land where once a hotel and ski lift existed prior to their destruction by militants in Swat.
Lyon (France): Around 150 skiers in the French Alps were rescued after being trapped for several hours when their ski lift broke down on Sunday.
A British boy died during a school trip to the French Alps when the straps of his backpack became entangled in a ski lift, an inquest heard.
The three-bedroom, two-bathroom chalet is close to the Savoleyre ski lift and commands stunning views over the rest of Verbier and surrounding mountains.