Definition of rink
1a : a smooth extent of ice marked off for curling or ice hockeyb : a surface of ice for ice-skating; also : a building containing such a rinkc : an enclosure for roller-skating
2 : an alley for lawn bowling
3 : a team in bowls or curling
Examples of rink in a Sentence
The hockey team is practicing at the rink.
Recent Examples of rink from the Web
At the time, ice couldn’t be manufactured and kept frozen in sufficient quantities to create a proper rink.
Prosecutors are dropping charges filed against a Tennessee man for throwing a catfish onto the rink in Pittsburgh during the opening of the Stanley Cup Final.
Raymond Gilbert and Khalil Gilbert sport matching outfits at a skating rink.
Police say 36-year-old Jacob Waddell threw the dead fish over the glass surrounding the rink on Monday night during the Nashville Predators-Pittsburgh Penguins game.
According to The Associated Press, prosecutors are dropping charges filed against a Tennessee man for throwing a catfish onto the rink in Pittsburgh during the opening of the Stanley Cup Final.
Opportunities to win raffle prizes like pool and ice rink passes and movie theater passes will be available all summer long, Grove said.
That all changes June 10, when the former ice rink and bowling alley opens its doors to visitors for the first time since 2009.
Ferrara cursed, his voice echoing through the empty rink.
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RINK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rink for English Language Learners
: an often enclosed area that has a special surface of ice, smooth pavement, etc., and that is used for skating
RINK Defined for Kids
Definition of rink for Students
: a place for ice-skating or roller-skating
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