Definition of “ice skate” - English Dictionary

“ice skate” in British English

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ice skatenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈaɪs ˌskeɪt/ us /ˈaɪs ˌskeɪt/

a special shoe with a thin metal bar attached to the bottom that you wear to move quickly on ice

ice skater
noun [ C ] uk us
ice skating
noun [ U ] uk us

B1

Would you like to go ice skating?

ice-skateverb [ I ]

uk /ˈaɪs.skeɪt/ us /ˈaɪs.skeɪt/

(Definition of “ice skate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“ice skate” in American English

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ice skatenoun [ C usually pl ]

us /ˈɑɪs ˌskeɪt/

a special shoe with a metal blade attached 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)