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  1. skates

    A type of footwear and product created and designed in various colors, materials, shapes, foot sizes and styles for a specific purpose according to the design or sport.

    Skates are used in sports e.g. ice skating, roller skating, roller blading and children wear them for fun.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 22, 2016  
  2. skates

    Plural noun and verb form of the word skate.

    She skates every Christmas at the local outdoor ice rink with her friends. Her skates were a different color and style to her friends and they both loved to skate down the promenade early in the morning as a form of exercise.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 22, 2016  

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  1. askest

  2. stakes

  3. steaks

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skates in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skates in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of skates in a Sentence

  1. Jonathan Guilmette:

    I don’t know what was his intention, it is really hard to judge what’s the intention. I don’t know if he tried to grab the skates or if he is just trying to hold onto something like a reflex – there are so many hands all over in our sport. That was a reflex thing more than trying to trip over someone else.

  2. Steve Brill:

    It'd be fun if I could get him next season and put him on skates, i know he's a California boy, so he probably doesn't skate, but that would be awesome.

  3. Elinor Otto:

    I worked in an office and I was a typist, i didn’t like that. I didn’t like just sitting around. I prefer to be on my feet and run around with my energy. I tried car hopping… That was a lot of fun. Got a lot of tips… But when they put us on skates, I left. I didn’t want to walk around carrying trays of on skates and drop the food to the floor!

  4. Hannah Chumley:

    Almost every time I go to the skate park, people are so shocked to see a girl that skates.

  5. Jon Morris ':

    He literally dresses in tiny white shorts and a bandanna and skates criminals into submission, it's inspired in a way.

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