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English definition of “skate”

skate

noun [C]
 
 
/skeɪt/
BOOT WITH WHEELS (also roller skate) A2 a boot with wheels on the bottom, used for moving across the ground: a pair of skatesShoes and shoemakingWinter SportsSkates and skateboards
ICE (also ice skate) A2 a boot with a metal part on the bottom, used for moving across ice Shoes and shoemakingWinter SportsSkates and skateboards
(Definition of skate noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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