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skate 1

British English: /skeɪt/
American English: /skeɪt/

noun

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skate 2

noun

  • (ice skate) (roller skate)
    Rollschuh, der
    get one's skates on (British English) [figurative]
    [colloquial]
    sich sputen

intransitive verb

  • (ice-skate)
    Schlittschuh laufen
    (roller-skate) he skated over to her/in circles
    er lief zu ihr hinüber/drehte Kreise
    the insects skate on the water
    [figurative]
    die Insekten gleiten über das Wasser
    skate on thin ice [figurative]
    sich auf dünnem Eis bewegen
    (put oneself in danger)
    sich auf dünnes Eis begeben

Phrasal verbs

skate over

skate round
transitive verb [figurative] (avoid)
hinweggehen über + Akk. (Frage, Problem)
(touch lightly on)

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