skating

noun skat·ing \ ˈskā-tiŋ \
Updated on: 22 Apr 2018

Definition of skating

: the act, art, or sport of gliding on skates

Examples of skating in a Sentence

  1. No skating is allowed in the parking lot.

  2. We used to go skating on the pond every winter.

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First Known Use of skating

1723

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SKATING Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of skating for English Language Learners

  • : the activity or sport of gliding on skates or a skateboard



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