winter sport


: a sport (such as ice hockey or skiing) that takes place in the winter on ice or snow

Examples of winter sport in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Skiing, a favorite winter sport in New England, has been more of a challenge for resorts. Sara Lang, The Christian Science Monitor, 29 Mar. 2023 Cross-country, the maverick winter sport, populated by eccentric skinny people who were no good at football, became the first official world championship of running. Roger Robinson, Outside Online, 2 Feb. 2023

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“Winter sport.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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