noun ol·lie \ˈä-lē\

Definition of ollie

  1. 1 :  a maneuver in skateboarding in which the skater kicks the tail of the board down while jumping in order to make the board pop into the air

  2. 2 :  a maneuver in snowboarding in which the rider transfers weight from the front to the back foot to snap the board up off the ground



Origin and Etymology of ollie

Ollie, nickname of Alan Gelfand born 1963 U.S. skateboarder

First Known Use: 1979

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