ski run


Definition of ski run

: a slope or trail suitable for skiing

Examples of ski run in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Olympics are all about a challenge, from a grueling downhill ski run to a marathon in extreme heat. Bruce Jenkins, San Francisco Chronicle, 27 July 2021 An avid outdoorsman, Bilbro wanted to create wines that could fit into scenarios where people typically reach for a can of beer — on a camping trip, at the beach, after a big ski run. Esther Mobley, San Francisco Chronicle, 6 July 2021 The Chandler man who went missing and died at Arizona Snowbowl over the weekend was found at a tree well off a ski run, the Coconino County Sheriff's Office said Monday. Connor Van Ligten, The Arizona Republic, 30 Mar. 2021 There are some general rules that every North American ski resort adheres to, like coding each ski run with a difficulty rating — green circles for beginner runs, blue squares for intermediate runs, and black diamonds for expert terrain. Evie Carrick, Travel + Leisure, 17 Oct. 2020 In Wyoming’s Teton Village, a five-bedroom single-family home sits on the ski run at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, with the aerial tram visible from the deck. Adrienne Gaffney, WSJ, 30 Sep. 2020 Ski resort still open, but area near Subway ski run closed. Maria Jose Valero,, 17 Jan. 2020 But inside Ski Dubai the atmosphere is more Austria than Arabia, with five ski runs, a snow park for sledding or bouncing around inside enormous inflatable Zorb balls, evergreen trees, and cafes serving mugs of steaming cocoa. Emily Matchar, Smithsonian Magazine, 26 Feb. 2020 The disaster unfolded at 10:16 a.m. at the Alpine Meadows Ski Resort's Subway ski run near Lake Tahoe, the Placer County Sheriff's Office said. David K. Li, NBC News, 17 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of ski run

1924, in the meaning defined above

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“Ski run.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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