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ski Explained

ski at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[ski:]

ski at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(ski'd)

ski at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n plural skis [C] // ski, ski pole// [Date: 1700-1800; Language: Norwegian; Origin: Old Norse skith 'stick of wood, ski']//
1 one of a pair of long thin narrow pieces of wood or plastic that you fasten to your boots and use for moving on snow or on water: --ski slopes// --a ski resort (=where people can go skiing) //
2 a long thin narrow piece of strong material, fastened under a small vehicle so that it can travel on snow:
ski 2 past tense and past participle skied present participle skiing third person singular skis v [I] // ski, ski pole// to move on skis for sport or in order to travel on snow or water// skiing// --I'm learning to ski.// --We skied down to the village of Argentiere.//

ski at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

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ski at German => English Of Explained:

ski

ski at French => English Of Explained:

ski

ski at German => English Of Explained:

ski

ski at Norwegian => English Of Explained:

ski

ski at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

25 Moby Thesaurus words for "ski":
coast, flit, flow, fly, glide, glissade, ice skates, ice-skate,
roller skates, roller-skate, sail, sideslip, skate, skateboard,
skates, skid, skim, sled, sleigh, slide, slip, slither, snowshoes,
sweep, toboggan

ski at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

ski

ski at Danish => English Of Explained:

ski

Ski at German => English Of Explained:

Ski [ʃiː]nsm
ski

ski at French => English Of Explained:

ski [ski]
ski

ski at Dutch => English Of Explained:

ski [ski]
ski

ski at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun, adjective, verb
noun
(plural skis)

1 one of a pair of long narrow pieces of wood, metal or plastic that you attach to boots so that you can move smoothly over snow:
a pair of skis

2 = WATERSKI
adjective
[only before noun] connected with the sport of skiing:
ski boots * the ski slopes
verb (skiing, skied, skied) [V]
1 [usually +adv./prep.] to move over snow on skis, especially as a sport:
How well do you ski? * We skied down the slope one by one.
2 (go skiing) to spend time skiing for pleasure:
We went skiing in France in March.
see also SKIING, WATERSKI

Ski at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Ski \Ski\, n.
Same as {Skee}.

ski at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

ski
n : narrow wood or metal or plastic runners used for gliding
over snow [syn: {skis}]
[also: {ski'd}]

ski
v : move along on skis; "We love to ski the Rockies"
[also: {ski'd}]

ski at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Ski|-ski

English

Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » no Inter: term » ski|lang=no, related to Inter: etyl » non Inter: term » skið||stick of wood, snowshoe|lang=non, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro Inter: recons » skid-||to divide, split|lang=gem-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro root Inter: recons » skei-||to cut, split|lang=ine-pro (see also Inter: term » shed|lang=en). Cognate with Inter: etyl » ang|- Inter: term » scid||stick of wood|lang=ang (obsolete Inter: etyl » en|- Inter: term » shide|lang=en), Inter: etyl » goh|- Inter: term » skit|lang=goh (Modern Inter: etyl » de|- Inter: term » Scheit||log|lang=de).

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /skiː/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /ski:/
  • Inter: rhymes » iː

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • One of a pair of long flat runners designed for gliding over snow.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » one of a pair of long flat runners designed for gliding over snow
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|դահուկ|tr=dahuk
    • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|esquí
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|雪板|tr=xuěbǎn|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|滑雪板|tr=huáxuěbǎn|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|lyže
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|ski
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|ski|m
    • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|skíð|f
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|suksi
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|ski|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Ski|m, Inter: t+ » de|Schi|m
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|σκι, Inter: t+ » el|χιονοπέδιλο|n|tr=chionopédilo|sc=Grek
    • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|סקי
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|sí
    • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|skíði|n, Inter: t- » is|andri|m, Inter: t- » is|öndur|m
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|sci|m
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|スキー|tr=sukī
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|스키|tr=seuki|sc=Hang


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Latin: Inter: t- » la|narta|f
  • Latvian: slēpe Inter: f » s, slēpes Inter: f » p
  • Lithuanian: Inter: t- » lt|slidės
  • Norwegian:
  • : Bokmål: Inter: t+ » no|ski|c
  • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|ski
  • Polish: narta Inter: f » s, narty Inter: f » p
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|esqui|m
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|schi|n
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|лыжа|f|tr=lýža, Inter: t+ » ru|лыжи|f|p|tr=lýži
  • Serbo-Croatian:
  • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|скија|f|tr=skija|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|смучка|f|tr=smučka|sc=Cyrl
  • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|skija|f, Inter: t- » sh|smučka|f
  • Slovene: smuči
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|esquí|m
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|skida|c
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|kayak
  • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|sgi

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Derived terms

    • jet ski
    • skier
    • skiing
    • ski pole
    • ski resort
    • ski school
    • ski slope

      Verb

      Inter: en-verb » skis or skies|skiing|skied


  • Inter: intransitiv » e To move on skis.
    1. Inter: transitiv » e To travel over (a slope etc.) on skis; travel on skis at (a place), especially as a sport.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » to move on skis

  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|滑雪|tr=huáxuě|sc=Hani
  • Crimean Tatar: taymaq
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|lyžovat
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|skiën
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|hiihtää Inter: qualifier » X-country, Inter: t+ » fi|lasketella Inter: qualifier » downhill
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|skier
  • German: Ski fahren, Inter: t- » de|Ski laufen
  • Greek: Inter: t- » el|χιονοδρομώ|tr=chionodromó|sc=Grek
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|síel
  • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|skíða
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|sciare
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|スキーをする|tr=sukī-o suru

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Latin: narto
    • Latvian: slēpot
    • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|gå på ski
    • Polish: zjeżdżać na nartach
    • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|esquiar
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|schia
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|кататься на лыжах|tr=katát'sja na lýžax
    • Slovene: Inter: t- » sl|smučati
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|esquiar
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|skida Inter: qualifier » especially going long distances - not necessarily downhill, Inter: t- » sv|åka skidor
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|kaymak
    • Welsh: Inter: t+ » cy|sgïo


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Anagrams

    * KSI
    Category: Category:en:Skiing -

    Dutch

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=nl|Ski (voortbeweging)

    Noun

    Inter: nl-noun » m|ski's
  • a ski

    Verb

    Inter: head » nl

  • Inter: nl-verb-form » p=1|n=sg|t=pres|m=ind|skiën
    1. Inter: nl-verb-form » m=imp|skiën

      Anagrams

      * sik


    French

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=fr

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » no|fr Inter: l » no|ski

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Fr-ski.ogg|Audio

    Noun

    Inter: fr-noun » m
  • Inter: countabl » e ski
    1. Inter: uncountabl » e skiing (sport)
    2. : faire du ski
    3. :: go skiing

      Derived terms

      * Inter: l » fr|après-ski

  • Inter: l » fr|saut à ski
  • Inter: l » fr|ski acrobatique
  • Inter: l » fr|ski alpin
  • Inter: l » fr|ski-bob
  • Inter: l » fr|ski de fond
  • Inter: l » fr|ski évolutif
  • Inter: l » fr|ski nautique
  • Inter: l » fr|ski nordique
  • Inter: l » fr|skiabilité
  • Inter: l » fr|skiable
  • Inter: l » fr|skier
  • Inter: l » fr|skieur

    Anagrams

    * ksi

  • Lojban

    Rafsi

    Inter: jbo-rafs » i
  • Inter: rafsi of » skicu

  • Norwegian

    Noun

    Inter: no-noun-irreg » c|skien|ski|skiene
  • a ski

  • Translation: cs » ski
    Translation: cy » ski
    Translation: et » ski
    Translation: el » ski
    Translation: es » ski
    Translation: eu » ski
    Translation: fr » ski
    Translation: gl » ski
    Translation: ko » ski
    Translation: hr » ski
    Translation: io » ski
    Translation: id » ski
    Translation: it » ski
    Translation: kn » ski
    Translation: ku » ski
    Translation: hu » ski
    Translation: mg » ski
    Translation: ml » ski
    Translation: my » ski
    Translation: nl » ski
    Translation: ja » ski
    Translation: no » ski
    Translation: uz » ski
    Translation: pl » ski
    Translation: pt » ski
    Translation: ru » ski
    Translation: fi » ski
    Translation: ta » ski
    Translation: tr » ski
    Translation: vi » ski
    Translation: zh » ski

    Ski at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » ski

    German

    Alternative forms

    * Schi (Austria)

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ʃiː/|lang=de
  • Inter: rhymes » iː|lang=de

    Noun

    Inter: de-noun » m|Skis|Skier

  • ski

    Synonyms

    * Schneeschuh

    Derived terms

    * Skianzug
    • Skibindung
    • Skilauf, -laufen
    • Skisprung
    • Skistiefel

      Related terms

      * Scheit


    Inter: wikipedia » Ski, Norway

    Norwegian

    Proper noun

    Inter: no-proper nou » n
  • A municipality in Akershus, Norway

  • Category: Category:no:Municipalities in Norway -
    Translation: de » Ski
    Translation: et » Ski
    Translation: el » Ski
    Translation: fr » Ski
    Translation: ko » Ski
    Translation: io » Ski
    Translation: id » Ski
    Translation: hu » Ski
    Translation: ja » Ski
    Translation: no » Ski
    Translation: pl » Ski
    Translation: pt » Ski
    Translation: ru » Ski
    Translation: fi » Ski
    Translation: sv » Ski
    Translation: zh » Ski