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 prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

There are 2 translations of skate in Spanish:

skate2

vi

  • patinar to go skating ir* a patinar
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    • 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 prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.