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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.

ski lift

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

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]
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
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

ski lift

nimpianto di risalita

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.

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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