a snow-covered chute or slide at the side of a hill or built up on top of the hill, the base of the chute having a horizontal ramp that enables a skier to speed down the chute, take off at the end of the ramp, and land further down the hill.
a jump made by a skier from a ski jump.
verb (used without object)
to execute or make a ski jump.
a high ramp overhanging a slope from which skiers compete to make the longest jump
(intransitive) to perform a ski jump
noun 1. a competitive event, included in the Nordic combined, in which a skier jumps from a ski jump, often traveling 230 to 300 feet (70 to 90 meters) in the air, with scores being based on both the skier’s form and the distance of the jump.
noun 1. a seaport in NE Algeria. noun 1. a port in NE Algeria, on an inlet of the Mediterranean: founded by the French in 1838 on the site of a Roman city. Pop: 170 000 (2005 est) Former name Philippeville
noun, plural skilfishes (especially collectively) skilfish. 1. a sablefish, Erilepsis zonifer, of the North Pacific.
adjective 1. Chiefly British. skillful. adjective 1. having or exercising skill: a skillful juggler. 2. showing or involving skill: a skillful display of fancy diving. 3. Obsolete. reasonable; rational. adjective 1. possessing or displaying accomplishment or skill 2. involving or requiring accomplishment or skill