the act or sport of gliding on skis.
noun, plural skis or, sometimes, ski.
one of a pair of long, slender runners made of wood, plastic, or metal used in gliding over snow.
verb (used without object), skied, skiing.
to travel on skis, as for sport.
verb (used with object), skied, skiing.
to use skis on; travel on skis over:
to ski the slopes of Switzerland.
noun (pl) skis, ski
one of a pair of wood, metal, or plastic runners that are used for gliding over snow. Skis are commonly attached to shoes for sport, but may also be used as landing gear for aircraft, etc
(as modifier): a ski boot
verb skis, skiing, skied, ski’d
(intransitive) to travel on skis
spending the kids’ inheritance
noun 1. a sport in which a skier is pulled over snow or ice, generally by a horse. noun 1. a sport in which a skier is pulled over snow or ice, usually by a horse
noun 1. 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. 2. a […]
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