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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To glide along on shoes with a steel runner or blade attached and to be propelled by the alternate actions of the legs.

Usage examples (41)
  • We all live amid surfaces, and the true art is to skate well on them.
  • The Dutch often skate along the canals in winter
  • On the replay you can see his skate is in the crease.
  • Unless you call the skate he was riding natural history. for more
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