Usage examples for ski

  1. I had come down with the break- up of the weather from Montana, where I had met some Oxford men I knew and had learned to ski – The Passionate Friends by Herbert George Wells
  2. Where he had been wearing a conservative dark silk business suit with a short cape, he now seemed to be wearing a tailored ski suit with an odd cowl, or a pressure suit without boots or helmet, which was what it was. – The Man Who Staked the Stars by Charles Dye
  3. You may skate, but not ski or toboggan, nor take more than four hours' active exercise out of the twenty- four. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  4. Once more they will be young, go out on ski together, and dine together after, and drink champagne, and look at each other with love in their eyes. – The Great Hunger by Johan Bojer
  5. He thought of the intoxicating delight of ski ing in the moonlight.... – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood
  6. That is, I was ski ing and she was in her sleigh. – The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  7. In a week you can ski on it. – Evil Out of Onzar by Mark Ganes
  8. There were people who preferred foot- slogging to ski at any time, and there were certainly days when teams on foot would literally dance round men pulling on ski – South with Scott by Edward R. G. R. Evans
  9. I said they might think I was Mr. Butt- in- ski – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  10. The ski is a strip of ash or spruce wood, turned up in front like a sled runner, and smooth and straight grained. – Healthful Sports for Boys by Alfred Rochefort
  11. His black heart swelled with pride As the acorn swells with the tree, And from all his kingdom mountainous He called the men of the ski – A Legend of Old Persia and Other Poems by A. B. S. Tennyson
  12. Eu skid press; Dak - ski press. – The Dakotan Languages, and Their Relations to Other Languages by Andrew Woods Williamson
  13. An immense abundance of snow masked the world, snow that made them regret acutely they had not equipped themselves with ski – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  14. He scoffed like a boy at her efforts to ski but he held her up strongly while he scoffed, taking care of her with that adroitness that marked everything he did. – The Knave of Diamonds by Ethel May Dell
  15. When he " ski d," " luged," or danced in the evenings, and especially when he skated on the little rink, he was aware that the eyes of his mind forever sought this strange companion of the night. – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood
  16. No longer flying at an angle as before, he pointed his ski straight down the mountain- side. – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood
  17. And automatically the splendid muscles of the practised ski er and athlete saved and guided him, for he was hardly conscious of controlling either speed or direction. – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood
  18. The sudden hideous fancy leaped out upon her that the breaking of a ski now might mean the death of a man, the only man in the world for her. – The Short Cut by Jackson Gregory
  19. How I would enjoy ski ing now! – Note-Book of Anton Chekhov by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov