ice hockey definition, meaning - what is ice hockey in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “ice hockey”

See all translations

ice hockey

noun [U] uk   us   mainly UK (US usually hockey)
A2 a game played on ice between two teams of players who each have a curved stick with which they try to put a puck (= a small, hard disc) into the other team's goal
Translations of “ice hockey”
in Korean 아이스 하키…
in Arabic هوكي الجليد…
in Portuguese hóquei sobre o gelo…
in Catalan hoquei sobre gel…
in Japanese アイスホッケー…
in Italian hockey su ghiaccio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 冰上曲棍球,冰球運動…
in Russian хоккей на льду…
in Turkish buz hokeyi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冰球运动…
in Polish hokej (na lodzie)…
(Definition of ice hockey from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of ice hockey?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “ice hockey” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Kate Woodford,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More