roller rink


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The runway was turned into a '70s roller rink, complete with a light up floor. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Tommy x Zendaya Hits Paris Fashion Week and It's Bringing Back the Days of Disco," 2 Mar. 2019 The local grocery store that had been located in an old roller rink was soon to close. Shelby Grad,, "Essential California: Family arrests at border stop, for now," 26 June 2018 Much has changed in the six years since Durant, Westbrook and Harden last scrimmaged together on a court surrounded by the walls of that old roller rink. Connor Letourneau, San Francisco Chronicle, "‘War on the practice court’ shaped Kevin Durant, James Harden into MVPs," 12 May 2018 Each stop highlights a town’s history and heritage from an 1876 hardware store in Blue Island to a 1950s roller rink in Markham. Frank Vaisvilas, Daily Southtown, "Southland family honors dad's memory by driving his ashes down Dixie Highway in convoy of Plymouth Prowlers," 12 July 2018 Factories, roller rinks gone but hope remains Portsmouthians cling to the hope of better days ahead. Scott Wartman,, "In Ohio, Democratic U.S. Senator Sen. Sherrod Brown may ride Trump country to re-election," 2 July 2018 Curb Candy remixes five moments from past works in a dream-like traveling road show, and Rink Life takes its inspiration from the roller rink to explore how people relate in an active space. Oliver Sava, Chicago Reader, "At Lucky Plush's 'Tab Show,' anything can happen," 25 Apr. 2018 His first skates were a plastic pair from Fisher-Price — the kind with adjustable wheels — and his first hockey team played at a roller rink on Goldenrod Road. Leslie Postal,, "Stanley Cup: Oviedo couple marvel at son's journey from Florida rinks to finals," 1 June 2018 Those scrimmages against Harden at the converted roller rink are still some of Durant’s fondest NBA memories. Connor Letourneau, San Francisco Chronicle, "‘War on the practice court’ shaped Kevin Durant, James Harden into MVPs," 12 May 2018

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1885, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of roller rink was in 1885

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English Language Learners Definition of roller rink

chiefly US : an enclosed area with a smooth floor that is used for roller-skating

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