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skateboard

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noun skate·board \ˈskāt-ˌbȯrd\

Simple Definition of skateboard

  • : a short board that is on wheels and that a person stands on to move along a surface or to perform tricks

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of skateboard

  1. :  a short board mounted on small wheels that is used for coasting and for performing athletic stunts

1959

First Known Use of skateboard

1959


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skateboard

intransitive verb skate·board

Simple Definition of skateboard

  • : to ride or perform tricks on a skateboard

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of skateboard

  1. :  to ride or perform stunts on a skateboard

skateboarder

play \-ˌbȯr-dər\ noun

Examples of skateboard in a sentence

  1. He skateboards to school every day.



1964

First Known Use of skateboard

1964


SKATEBOARD Defined for Kids

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skateboard

play
noun skate·board \ˈskāt-ˌbȯrd\

Definition of skateboard for Students

  1. :  a short board mounted on small wheels that is used for coasting and often for performing athletic stunts




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skateboard

play
verb skate·board

Definition of skateboard for Students

skateboarded

skateboarding

  1. :  to ride or perform stunts on a skateboard

skateboarder

\ˈskāt-ˌbȯr-dər\ noun



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