Definition of Eskimo roll in English:

Eskimo roll

Syllabification: Es·ki·mo roll


  • A complete rollover in kayaking, from upright to capsized to upright.
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    • I wonder if she's doing Eskimo rolls in that kayak.
    • There is the possibility of flipping over with you harnessed inside, but that's what lessons and Eskimo rolls are for.
    • Righting himself with an Eskimo roll, the 46-year-old real estate appraiser came up dripping and smiling.

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