figure skate

noun

Definition of figure skate

: a special skate that is used for figure skating

Word by Word Definitions

figure play
  1. : a number symbol : numeral, digit

  2. : arithmetical calculations

  3. : a written or printed character

  1. : to represent by or as if by a figure or outline

  2. : to decorate with a pattern

  3. : to indicate or represent by numerals

skate play
  1. : any of a family (Rajidae, especially genus Raja) of rays with the pectoral fins greatly developed giving the fish a flat diamond shape

  1. : a metal frame that can be fitted to the sole of a shoe and to which is attached a runner or a set of wheels for gliding over ice or a surface other than ice

  2. : roller skate

  3. : ice skate

  1. : to glide along on skates propelled by the alternate action of the legs

  2. : to slip or glide as if on skates

  3. : to proceed in a superficial or blithe manner

  1. : a thin awkward-looking or decrepit horse : nag

  2. : fellow


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