ski jump

noun
|Updated on: 17 Jun 2018

Definition of ski jump

: a jump made by a person wearing skis; also : a course or track especially prepared for such jumping

ski jump

intransitive verb

ski jumper

noun

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First Known Use of ski jump

1907

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Definition of ski jump for English Language Learners

  • : a large, steep platform that slopes downward but curves upward slightly at the end so that skiers can glide down it and jump off the end


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