Translation of "skate" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /skeɪt/ us /skeɪt/

A2 also roller skate a boot with wheels on the bottom, used for moving across the ground

a pair of skates

A2 also ice skate a boot with a metal part on the bottom, used for moving across ice

verb uk /skeɪt/ us /skeɪt/ present participle skating, past tense and past participle skated

B1 to move using skates

be skating on thin ice

to be doing something that is dangerous or involves risks

pisar terreno resbaladizo
He’s skating on thin ice by lying to the police.
skating noun [ no plural ] /skeɪ·tɪŋ/ /skeɪt·t̬ɪŋ/



(Translation of “skate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /skeit/

a boot with a steel blade fixed to it for moving on ice etc

patín de hielo
I can move very fast across the ice on skates.

a roller-skate.

patín de rueda
skater noun

skateboard noun

a short board with small wheels on which a person can stand and ride as a sport.

skating rink noun

an area of ice set aside or designed for skating on.

pista de hielo/patinaje

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