in-line skate

noun

Definition of in-line skate 

: a roller skate whose wheels are set in-line for greater speed and maneuverability

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Other Words from in-line skate

in-line skater noun
in-line skating noun

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Walnut Creek Trail Seven miles of wide, flat bike-friendly concrete paths are ideal for runners, road bikes, and in-line skates. Condé Nast Traveler, "9 Best Hikes in Austin," 28 Feb. 2018 Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets, but no private alcohol, glass containers, skates, scooters,in-line skates or skateboards are allowed downtown during the events. Chuck Fieldman, chicagotribune.com, "Clarendon Hills residents take advantage of nice weather for Dancin' in the Street concerts," 29 June 2018 Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets, but no private alcohol, glass containers, skates, scooters,in-line skates or skateboards are allowed downtown during the events. Chuck Fieldman, chicagotribune.com, "Clarendon Hills residents take advantage of nice weather for Dancin' in the Street concerts," 29 June 2018 Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets, but no private alcohol, glass containers, skates, scooters,in-line skates or skateboards are allowed downtown during the events. Chuck Fieldman, chicagotribune.com, "Clarendon Hills residents take advantage of nice weather for Dancin' in the Street concerts," 29 June 2018 Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets, but no private alcohol, glass containers, skates, scooters,in-line skates or skateboards are allowed downtown during the events. Chuck Fieldman, chicagotribune.com, "Clarendon Hills residents take advantage of nice weather for Dancin' in the Street concerts," 29 June 2018 Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets, but no private alcohol, glass containers, skates, scooters,in-line skates or skateboards are allowed downtown during the events. Chuck Fieldman, chicagotribune.com, "Clarendon Hills residents take advantage of nice weather for Dancin' in the Street concerts," 29 June 2018 Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets, but no private alcohol, glass containers, skates, scooters,in-line skates or skateboards are allowed downtown during the events. Chuck Fieldman, chicagotribune.com, "Clarendon Hills residents take advantage of nice weather for Dancin' in the Street concerts," 29 June 2018 Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets, but no private alcohol, glass containers, skates, scooters,in-line skates or skateboards are allowed downtown during the events. Chuck Fieldman, chicagotribune.com, "Clarendon Hills residents take advantage of nice weather for Dancin' in the Street concerts," 29 June 2018

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First Known Use of in-line skate

1987, in the meaning defined above

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in-line skate

noun

English Language Learners Definition of in-line skate

: a shoe with wheels set in a straight line on the bottom that is used for skating

in-line skate

noun
\ˈin-ˈlīn-\

Kids Definition of in-line skate

: a roller skate whose wheels are set in a line one behind the other

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