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ice skatenoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​specialshoe with a ​thinmetalbarattached to the ​bottom that you ​wear to ​movequickly on ​ice
ice skater
noun [C] uk   us  
ice skating
noun [U] uk   us  
B1 Would you like to go ​iceskating?

ice-skateverb [I]

uk   us   /ˈaɪs.skeɪt/
to ​moveacrossice using ​iceskates
(Definition of ice skate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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ice skatenoun [C usually pl]

 us   /ˈɑɪs ˌskeɪt/
a ​specialshoe with a ​metalbladeattached to the ​bottom that you ​wear to ​slide over ice
ice skating
noun [U]  us   /ˈɑɪs ˌskeɪ·t̬ɪŋ/
ice-skate
verb [I]  us   /ˈɑɪs·skeɪt/
Vivian ​loves to ice-skate.
(Definition of ice skate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ice skate”
in Arabic مِزْلَج…
in Korean 아이스 스케이트…
in Portuguese patim de esqui…
in Catalan patí de gel…
in Japanese (アイス)スケート靴…
in Chinese (Simplified) 溜冰鞋…
in Turkish buz pateni…
in Russian конек (для катания на льду)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 溜冰鞋…
in Italian pattino da ghiaccio…
in Polish jeździć na łyżwach…
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