in-line skate

noun
Updated on: 10 Mar 2018

Definition of in-line skate

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

in-line skater

noun

in-line skating

noun

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First Known Use of in-line skate

1987


IN-LINE SKATE Defined for English Language Learners

in-line skate

Definition of in-line skate for English Language Learners

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


IN-LINE SKATE Defined for Kids

in-line skate

noun \ ˈin-ˈlīn- \

Definition of in-line skate for Students

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

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