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ice skat·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ice skatingnoun

    skating on ice


  1. ice skatingnoun

    The act, or the sport, of skating on ice.


  1. Ice skating

    Ice skating is the self-propulsion of a person across a sheet of ice, using metal-bladed ice skates to glide on the ice surface. This activity can be carried out for various reasons, including recreation, sport, exercise, and travel. Ice skating may be performed on specially prepared ice surfaces (arenas, tracks, parks), both indoors and outdoors, as well as on naturally occurring bodies of frozen water, such as ponds, lakes and rivers.


  1. ice skating

    Ice skating is a recreational activity or sport which is performed on ice while wearing a special type of boot known as an ice skate. The boots have metal blades attached to their base which allow the wearer to glide or slide on the ice. Ice skating can take place on a professional ice rink or on a natural surface like a frozen lake. It is also a competitive sport, with different types including figure skating, speed skating, ice hockey and curling.


  1. Ice skating

    Ice skating is moving on ice by using ice skates. It can be done for a variety of reasons, including exercise, leisure, traveling, and various sports. Ice skating occurs both on specially prepared indoor and outdoor tracks, as well as on naturally occurring bodies of frozen water, such as lakes and rivers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ice skating in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ice skating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of ice skating in a Sentence

  1. President Trump:

    They put in a floor thats like an ice skating rink.

  2. Brian Whitney:

    When I go on the road and I'm in Dubai or Adelaide, there's nobody else to drive carpool, handle ice-skating or a temper tantrum. There's nobody else to handle the bills, she has to do it all alone.

  3. Steve Brill:

    Emilio Estevez was Coach Bombay to them, and they were very close, all the actors, so it was very emotional to see them together. And it was Emilio [ who ] said,' Why don't we just wait until it's on the ice ?' because they had to practice skating, and we weren't able to have dinners or anything because of Covid. I'm sure it would have been different, but because of Covid, the one time everyone was going to be together for the first time was everyone getting back on the ice skating together, including Emilio.

  4. Courtney Donovan:

    We don't have an Olympics, so we are fortunate that the Olympic Committee allows us to come in and kind of show off our sport, in North America it is really hard to build up our skating clubs, it's hard to keep kids in the sport (when) they see gymnastics, ice skating and they kind of join those and ...stop roller skating.

  5. Courtesy Joseph Catalano:

    I do n’t know where the management comes from. I do n’t know how they are not prepared for something like this, it was n’t just black ice. It was this thick layerwheremy sonsaid ‘ dad this would be awesome, I could go ice skating on it ’.

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