snowboard

noun
snow·​board | \ ˈsnō-ˌbȯrd How to pronounce snowboard (audio) \

Definition of snowboard

: a board like a wide ski ridden in a surfing position downhill over snow

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Other Words from snowboard

snowboard intransitive verb
snowboarder noun
snowboarding noun

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Copper Mountain Resort will host the Winter Dew Tour ski and snowboard competition and festival Feb. 6-9. Antonio Olivero, The Know, "Dew Tour finds new Colorado ski area to host its games for the next two winters," 9 Sep. 2019 To channel your own inner Olympian, purchase lift tickets for Mammoth Mountain ($103 to $162, discounted when purchased online in advance), which grants access to three lodges, an extensive network of trails, and the Unbound snowboard park. Brittany Martin, Los Angeles Magazine, "This Snowy Getaway Is the Antidote to an Extra-Warm January," 15 Jan. 2018 Similar to years past, this winter’s Dew Tour will include the world’s best freeskiers and snowboarders competing in individual halfpipe, slopestyle and para-snowboard competitions. Antonio Olivero, The Know, "Dew Tour finds new Colorado ski area to host its games for the next two winters," 9 Sep. 2019 Red Gerard After winning gold in slopestyle, the U.S. snowboard star flew back to the U.S. for media appearances on both coasts while entertaining sponsorship offers. Phil Rosenthal, chicagotribune.com, "Winners and losers from the 2018 Olympics: NBC, Lindsey Vonn, Swiffers and more," 26 Feb. 2018 An avid outdoorsman who loves to fish, hike and snowboard, Robb stepped away from the grind for a few months to take a regular singing gig in the Colorado ski resort town of Vail. Nancy Kruh, PEOPLE.com, "A George Strait Song Lit a Career Fire Under Newcomer Teddy Robb: 'I Was Like, Wow, I Feel Alive!'," 3 Sep. 2019 There will be a Nickelodeon Theme Park, DreamWorks Water Park, Legoland Discovery Center, an aquarium, a bunny aviary, an ice rink, and a ski and snowboard park. Elizabeth Gulino, House Beautiful, "The American Dream Mega Mall Is Opening Up Right Outside of New York City This Fall," 19 Aug. 2019 Still, the Snurfer made its way to future snowboard innovators, including Jeff Grell, Chris Sanders and Bob Weber, and Mr. Poppen helped organize Snurfing competitions in Muskegon. Harrison Smith, Washington Post, "Sherm Poppen, a grandfather of snowboarding, dies at 89," 11 Aug. 2019 Make sure bindings for your skis or snowboard are releasable. Jenny Howard, National Geographic, "Avalanche safety tips and preparation," 5 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of snowboard

1981, in the meaning defined above

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snowboard

noun

English Language Learners Definition of snowboard

: a board like a wide ski that is used for sliding down hills of snow while standing

snowboard

noun
snow·​board | \ ˈsnō-ˌbȯrd How to pronounce snowboard (audio) \

Kids Definition of snowboard

: a board like a wide ski ridden in a surfing position over snow

Other Words from snowboard

snowboarder \ ˈsnō-​ˌbȯr-​dər \ noun
snowboarding noun

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