ski jumping

noun

Definition of ski jumping

  1. :  the sport or activity of skiing down and jumping off a large, steep platform that slopes downward but curves upward slightly at the end

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  one of a pair of narrow strips of wood, metal, or plastic curving upward in front that are used especially for gliding over snow

    :  water ski

    :  a piece of material that resembles a ski and is used as a runner on a vehicle

  1. :  to glide on skis in travel or as a sport

    :  to travel or pass over on skis

jumpplay jumping
  1. :  to spring into the air :  leap

    :  to spring free from the ground or other base by the muscular action of feet and legs

    :  to move suddenly or involuntarily :  start

  1. :  an act of jumping :  leap

    :  any of several sports competitions featuring a leap, spring, or bound

    :  a leap in figure skating in which the skater leaves the ice with both feet and turns in the air

  1. :  exactly, pat


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