There are 2 translations of skate in Spanish:

skate1

Pronunciation: /skeɪt/

n

  • 2 u c
    (pl skate or , skates)
    [Culin] [Zool] raya (f)
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    • The freshwater sawfish, a ray, is related to stingrays, skates, sharks, and other fishes with cartilaginous skeletons.
    • From the same family as rays, skates are bottom-dwelling fish usually found in shallow coastal waters.
    • After a total of forty minutes of heaving, the skate broke surface by the side of the boat.
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    • If, like me, you adore the meaty flesh and sweet flavour of fresh skate, and you have not asked your fishmonger to remove the skin, then you will need to resort to the toolbox before dinner.
    • Galicians specialize in trencherman food: suckling pig, grilled skate, pulpy octopus speckled with sea salt and paprika.
    • The cooking possesses an apparent simplicity - but this should fool no one: it takes ten minutes and 30 years to cook a wing of skate to this degree of perfection.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of skate in Spanish:

skate2

vi

  • patinar to go skating ir* a patinar
    More example sentences
    • We sat on the mezzanine floor where I was amazed by the sight of hip young waiters as they literally skated by, on roller skates, while balancing laden trays in their hands.
    • I told my mother I wanted to ice skate, but she didn't skate, and she was afraid to take me out on the ice.
    • Figure skating includes four disciplines - singles men and ladies skating, pairs skating, and ice dancing.

Phrasal verbs

skate around

(BrE also) skate round v + prep + o
[colloquial/familiar] [problem/difficulty] esquivar

skate over

v + prep + o
[problem/issue] tratar muy por encima

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.