Definition of skiing
: the art or sport of sliding and jumping on skis
Examples of skiing in a Sentence
Skiing is my favorite winter activity.
We are planning to go skiing tomorrow.
Recent Examples of skiing from the Web
That would heal my PTSD, adrenal problems and my relationship with skiing.
Today Patagonia has 30 stores in the U.S.; makes gear for skiing, surfing, and climbing, plus sportswear; sells its own craft beer; and has essentially become synonymous with outdoor-minded pursuits.
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Cross Country SuperTour, the top domestic circuit for American nordic skiing, will include races in Anchorage next season that will also serve as the Olympic Trials and the national championships.
Forget planning an epic adventure zip lining in the jungle, snorkeling through a stunning reef, or skiing down a black diamond at a world-class ski resort while taking a few days off from work.
Skiing is easy and fun, but putting on the board felt so freeing!
Over 120 miles of multi-use trails twist through town, perfect for cross-country skiing or fat biking midwinter (median household income $78,000).
Surrounded by nature, Mariposa del Lago allows for privacy and a variety of activities including fishing, zip lining, wakeboarding, and jet skiing on Eagle Mountain Lake.
Skiing is not the ideal sport to take up in your 40s.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'skiing'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of skiing
SKIING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of skiing for English Language Learners
: the activity or sport of gliding on skis
SKIING Defined for Kids
Definition of skiing for Students
: the art or sport of gliding and jumping on skis
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up skiing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).