A boot with a blade attached to the sole, used for skating on ice.
- The four wheels and the metal plate on a roller skate are much heavier than the single blade on an ice skate.
- Well, you know we make a plastic ice skate that would be a good match for your frame.
- Or maybe just the sheer physical size that gives an impression of the whole of our Rugby World Cup squad pirouetting on a tapering ice skate.
(ice-skate) [no object] Skate on ice as a sport or pastime: we ice-skated on the neighbourhood pond
More example sentences
- New Year's Eve with a difference is on offer from the Youth Travel Group - a night-long BYO party in New York where more than 750,000 celebrate amid the snow in Times Square and ice-skate in Central Park.
- Take a guided tour with the Hyatt's ski ambassador, snowshoe beneath the aspens, or ice-skate under the stars in Beaver Creek Village.
- The three-story, old-fashioned log lodge overlooks a bucolic meadow, ponds, and the west fork of the Little Colorado River, places where you can play horseshoes or fly-fish in the summer and ice-skate or cross-country ski in the winter.
ice skater noun
- Example sentences
- Prior to becoming a diver Prandi was an ice skater and gymnast.
- I'm a former competitive ice skater who tried inline skating a few years ago and it was ok.
- Growing up, all I wanted to do was go to the Olympics as a gymnast or an ice skater.
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