ski run

noun

: a slope or trail suitable for skiing

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Luckily, opportunities abound to thaw out and relax with cozier pursuits, such as wine-tasting events, a torch-light ski run, and a fire-dancing show. Shawnté Salabert, Outside Online, 4 Jan. 2023 Gstaad, a popular ski destination between Geneva and Bern, faced days of disparaging headlines and critiques from Green Party politicians after using a helicopter to transport snow and re-cover a ski run washed out by rain. Erika Solomon, New York Times, 15 Jan. 2023 Taking the name of the resort’s newest ski run, this is a play on a New York Sour. Julie Jag, The Salt Lake Tribune, 16 Dec. 2022 Taking the name of Sundance Resort's newest ski run, the Lady Brightside is a play on a New York Sour. Julie Jag, The Salt Lake Tribune, 16 Dec. 2022 And with the lift silently rusting away as a sad reminder of the good times gone by, the village decided to get rid of it -- a challenge that proved to be trickier than any downhill ski run. Xiaofei Xu, CNN, 21 Nov. 2022 The luxury ski chalet is perched on the edge of Deer Valley's Success ski run and includes a private ski tunnel and spacious balcony with views of the Wasatch Mountains. Tony Semerad, The Salt Lake Tribune, 25 Oct. 2022 The Kardashians star first discovered the indoor ski run during a visit to the attraction last month. Angela Andaloro, PEOPLE.com, 13 July 2022 But all that snow was also a gift for those looking to get in a late-season ski run. Annie Vainshtein, San Francisco Chronicle, 22 Apr. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1924, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ski run was in 1924

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Cite this Entry

“Ski run.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ski%20run. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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