slopestyle

noun slope·style \ ˈslōp-ˌstī(-ə)l \
Updated on: 6 Nov 2017

Definition of slopestyle

: a snowboarding or skiing competition in which participants perform tricks and jumps on a sloping course with multiple ramps and obstacles (such as rails)
  • … the International Olympic Committee announced last summer that it would add … slopestyle to the 2014 Games in Sochi, Russia …
  • —Eli Saslow

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First Known Use of slopestyle

1994


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