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skateboard

noun skate·board \ ˈskāt-ˌbȯrd \
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of skateboard

:a short board mounted on small wheels that is used for coasting and for performing athletic stunts

Recent Examples of skateboard from the Web

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First Known Use of skateboard

1959


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skateboard

verb

Definition of skateboard

intransitive verb
:to ride or perform stunts on a skateboard

skateboarder

play \ˈskāt-ˌbȯr-dər\ noun

Examples of skateboard in a Sentence

  1. He skateboards to school every day.

Recent Examples of skateboard from the Web

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First Known Use of skateboard

1964


SKATEBOARD Defined for English Language Learners

skateboard

noun

Definition of skateboard for English Language Learners

  • : a short board that is on wheels and that a person stands on to move along a surface or to perform tricks


skateboard

verb

Definition of skateboard for English Language Learners

  • : to ride or perform tricks on a skateboard


SKATEBOARD Defined for Kids

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skateboard

noun skate·board \ ˈskāt-ˌbȯrd \

Definition of skateboard for Students

:a short board mounted on small wheels that is used for coasting and often for performing athletic stunts

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skateboard

verb

Definition of skateboard for Students

skateboarded; skateboarding
:to ride or perform stunts on a skateboard

skateboarder

\ˈskāt-ˌbȯr-dər\ noun


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