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ice skate

noun [C]
 
 
a boot with a metal part on the bottom, used for moving across iceWinter SportsShoes and shoemakingSkates and skateboards
ice skate verb [I] to move across ice using ice skatesWinter SportsShoes and shoemakingSkates and skateboards ice skating noun [U] B1 the activity or sport of moving across ice using ice skates Winter Sports
Translations of “ice skate”
in Korean 아이스 스케이트…
in Arabic مِزْلَج…
in Portuguese patim de esqui…
in Catalan patí de gel…
in Japanese (アイス)スケート靴…
in Italian pattino da ghiaccio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 溜冰鞋…
in Russian конек (для катания на льду)…
in Turkish buz pateni…
in Chinese (Simplified) 溜冰鞋…
in Polish jeździć na łyżwach…
(Definition of ice skate from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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