figure skater

noun

Definition of figure skater

:a person who performs various jumps, spins, and dance movements while ice-skating
  • a champion figure skater

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

skater play
  1. : one that skates

  2. : water strider


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