skiing

noun ski·ing \ ˈskē-iŋ \
|Updated on: 3 Aug 2018

Definition of skiing

: the art or sport of sliding and jumping on skis

Examples of skiing in a Sentence

  1. Skiing is my favorite winter activity.

  2. We are planning to go skiing tomorrow.

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First Known Use of skiing

1893

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SKIING Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of skiing for English Language Learners

  • : the activity or sport of gliding on skis


SKIING Defined for Kids

skiing

noun ski·ing \ ˈskē-iŋ \

Definition of skiing for Students

: the art or sport of gliding and jumping on skis


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