Translation of "ski" - English-French dictionary


noun countableski /ski/ ( plural skis )
one of two long pieces that attaches to a boot so that you can slide over snow
ski masculine

cross country skis
des skis de fond


verb intransitiveski /ski/
to use skis to move over snow
skier , faire du ski

I love to ski.
J'adore skier.

(Translation of “ski” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /skiː/

one of a pair of long narrow strips of wood etc that are attached to the feet for gliding over snow, water etc.


of or for the activity of skiing

de ski
skier noun

The slope was crowded with skiers.
skiing noun

(de) ski
Skiing is her favourite sport
(also adjective) a skiing holiday.
ski jump noun

a competition between skiers to see who will jump furthest off a steep slope.

saut à ski

a steep snow-covered slope before a sharp drop, to help skiers leap into the air.

tremplin de ski
ski jumper noun

sauteur, -euse à ski(s)
ski jumping noun

saut à ski
ski lift noun

a cable system with chairs for carrying skiers up a slope.

ski pole noun

one of the two poles that skiers hold in their hands and use while skiing.

baton de ski
ski resort noun

a place that has the facilities for skiing, where people go to ski especially on holidays.

station de ski
ski slope noun

a snowy slope where people can ski.

piste de ski
ski run noun

a slope or a track for skiing.

piste de ski
ski track/trail noun

a ski run; a path taken by skiers.

piste de ski
ski tow noun

a ski lift; a cable system for pulling skiers up a slope.


(Translation of “ski” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)