Definition of figure skating in English:

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figure skating

noun

[mass noun]
The sport of skating in prescribed patterns from a stationary position.

Derivatives

figure skater

Pronunciation: /ˈfɪɡə ˌskeɪtə/
noun
Example sentences
  • Nobody else in my family is a figure skater but I have two other cousins who play hockey.
  • I gave the news to my parents about my desire to become a figure skater right away.
  • However, if the same thing happens to an inline figure skater, she/he will most likely fall flat on their face - very quickly.

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