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Definition of the noun skating

What does skating mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: skatings

  1. the sport of gliding on skates
    • examples: I would often go skating on the lake. | Bob is a good match for you in skating. | Those children are keen on skating. | Skating is one of my hobbies. | We had a lot of fun skating. | I like skating better. | I would not go skating today. | We enjoyed skating. | We used to go skating every weekend. | To me skiing is far more interesting than skating.
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic words: athletics / sport = an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
    • more specific terms:

Alternative definition of the noun skating

noun

  1. The action or sport of moving along a surface (ice or ground) using skates.

Specialised definition of the noun skating

Glossary of sports

the pastime or sport of sliding on ice skates or rolling on roller skates (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

the activity of sliding on the ice, wearing skates (2008. Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism. Third edition. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Glossary of sports / skiing

a cross country technique that is similar to ice skating. The skier pushes the inside edge of the ski backward and outward at about a 45-degree angle. Skating is permitted in freestyle cross country, but not in classical

Music

  1. "Skating" is a composition.
  2. "Skating" is a musical EP of Ultrasport.
    • released in (13 years ago)

Artworks

  1. "Skating" is an artwork by Anna Zinkeisen.
  2. "Skating" is an artwork by William Turner.

Phrases with Skating

Phrase starting with the word Skating:

  1. skating rink

Phrases ending with the word Skating:

  1. ice skating
  2. speed skating
  3. figure skating
  4. roller skating
  5. In-Line Skating
  6. Synchronised Skating
  7. Synchronized skating

Other phrases containing the word Skating:

  1. Ice skating rink
  2. ice-skating rink

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Skating

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Google previewOuting (1920)

"Skating is a wonderful sport. Those of you who have been initiated into the pleasures of...

Skating is the poetry of motion and a person can learn new figures every year. Skating doesn't require much strength; balance and control of the body ...

Google previewOuting; Sport, Adventure, Travel, Fiction (1920)

Skating is a wonderful sport. Those of you who have been initiated into the pleasures of...

Skating is the poetry of motion and a person can learn new figures every year. Skating doesn't require much strength; balance and control of the body ...

Google previewCountry Life (1916)

Skating is an appealing sport as the movements have the same grace as dancing but are more beneficial in effect. The drawback comes when we differentiate between the art of appearing well, and the science of comfort. Warmth and freedom ...

Google previewCountry Life in America (1916)

Skating is an appealing sport as the movements have the same grace as dancing but are more beneficial in effect. The drawback comes when we differentiate between the art of appearing well, and the science of comfort. Warmth and freedom ...

Google previewFigure Skating Coloring Book (2004)

by Brenda Sneathen Mattox

Page 18 Pase 12 Figure skating is an extremely popular sport around the world.

Google previewArtistic Impressions (2011)

Figuree Skating, Masculinity and the Limits of Sport by Mary Louise Adams

What many people thought in 1987, as many people think now, is that figure skating is a feminine sport. At all but the most elite levels, boys and men who figure skate are outnumbered by girls and women, are presumed to be effeminate and/or ...

Google previewChambers Junior School Dictionary

skated, skating, has skated People skate when they move on ice wearing special boots with blades on the bottom: We skated on the frozen river in the winter time. skating noun Skating is the sport or activity of moving on ice wearing skates: ...

Google previewUniversity of California, San Francisco. School of Dentistry Yearbook (2005)

by University of California, San Francisco. School of Dentistry

second variety of generic conversation Figure skating is a most graceful on a nearby liñ. “Dude, that last run sport. It's like boxing, yet different. The was $&#% awesome! %&*#! Idi people in our class who ...

Google previewCatastrophic Injuries in Sports and Recreation (2008)

Causes and Prevention - A Canadian Study by Charles H. Tator

In-line skating is an increasingly common form of transportation for those who do not have long distances to travel and wish to avoid the use of a motor vehicle. Safety programs should be targeted towards at least two groups: those ...

Google previewPieces of Me (2011)

by Daron Kenneth

The great part about indoor skating is that you can Also use a nice rug as well as your socks to glide Around on. Continue to slip and slide all around The floor until you or the little ones get bored. The Drawback to sliding around indoors is that ...

Google previewKeeping Fit with Sports (2011)

by Dona Herweck Rice

Skating is a sport that People skate on land.

Google previewAdvances in Autonomous Robotics (2012)

Joint Proceedings of the 13th Annual TAROS Conference and the 15th Annual FIRA RoboWorld Congress, Bristol, UK, August 20-23, 2012, Proceedings by Guido Herrmann, Matthew Studley, Martin Pearson, Andrew Conn, Chris Melhuish, Mark Witkowski, Jong-Hwan Kim, Prahlad Vadakkepat

Furthermore, skating is the fastest method of humanoid locomotion without additional mechanical support. By allowing a humanoid robot to move not only over slippery environments stably, but to take advantage of these low-friction surfaces ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Figure Skating (2011)

by James R. Hines

Introduction Figure skating is the most popular televised sport at the quadrennial Olympic Winter Games and the oldest of the winter sports, having first been contested at the games of the fourth Olympiad in London in 1908. The first official ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia britannica (1911)

a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information by Hugh Chisholm

skating had become popular, with the aristocracy as well as with the people, as is proved by entries in the diaries of Pepys and Evelyn. Skating does not appear to nave been known in America before its colonization by ...

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Small photo of Happy boy with red hat and jacket, skating during the day, having funSmall photo of Funny teenagers girls and boy skating outdoor, ice rinkSmall photo of Adorable little boy in winter clothes with protections skating on ice rinkSmall photo of girl skating at ice arenaSmall photo of Young friends holding skateboards in hands outdoor on city skate park - Teen friends having fun skating and listening music outside - Extreme sport,friendship,youth concept - Contrast retro filterSmall photo of Happy boy with red hat, skating during the day, having funSmall photo of family wearing roller skates before skating in skate park More...

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View more videos about Ice skating, Skating Rink, Speed skating, Figure skating, Roller skating, In-Line Skating, Synchronised Skating, and Synchronized skating.

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Sign language

Ice Skating in Baby Sign Language, ASL

Your baby can easily learn from you to sign Ice Skating. Learn how to teach your baby to sign Ice Skating {on the go} with ASL {without flashcards}. Post a video ...

Quotes about Skating

Always looked up to Brian and his skating, I loved his skating and what he had done for the sport. And the triple axel, that was the thing, and I wanted a triple axel. (Elvis Stojko)
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Scrabble value of S1K5A1T1I1N1G2

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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