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Definitions of ski

  1.   narrow wood or metal or plastic runners used for gliding over snow
  2.   Same as Skee.
  3.   move along on skis; " We love to ski the Rockies"
  4.   A Norwegian snow or ice shoe for sliding, consisting of a long and narrow wooden runner, to which the shoe is slightly attached in front, leaving the heel free. skee; skidor.
  5.   One of a pair of long, narrow pieces of wood with the front end curved, fastened one on each foot, and used as snowshoes.

Quotes of ski

  1. My boyfriend's idea of a lesson was to take me on a black diamond run in the middle of a hail storm and say, 'Go!' Ski patrol had to escort me to another lift to get me down the mountain. No, that wasn't humiliating, not at all. – Claudia Black
  2. Switzerland is a place where they don't like to fight, so they get people to do their fighting for them while they ski and eat chocolate. – Larry David
  3. I'd be nervous about skiing, wondering what I'd do if I felt shaky on top of a mountain; but other diabetics do ski so there's no reason I couldn't. – Dana Hill
  4. If you've never seen an elephant ski you've never been on acid. – Eddie Izzard
  5. Very good coaches for ski jumpers stand at the top of the slope and watch the jumpers prepare, rather than standing at the bottom and watching them land. – Roland Joffe
  6. I just sold a farm in Missouri, and I own a ski lodge in Colorado with some Honolulu partners. – James MacArthur
  7. As the time goes by, you change, your learn new things, your attitude is different. For the moment, I'm still enjoying ski racing so much that it would be difficult for me to think about ending my career. – Hermann Maier
  8. I can ski out of my back door. – Merlin Olsen
  9. I was something of a prankster. One time I put a ski mask on my head and used a fake gun on the school secretary so that I could get some of my friends out of detention. – Luke Perry
  10. I don't look at it like that's my rival and I have to beat her. It's more like, I have to ski this as fast as I can and the fastest of everyone out here and that's what I expect. – Picabo Street
  11. Sometimes I put on a ski mask and dress in old clothes, go out on the streets and beg for quarters. – Mike Tyson
  12. Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves, Robert Lincoln bought a nice ski lodge. – Sarah Vowell
  13. I remember feeling that technology was like trying to draw with your foot. In a ski boot. It was the most indirect way to work imaginable, but the potential had us all excited. I started in stop motion. – Chris Wedge

Usage examples for ski

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. In a week you can ski on it. ” – Evil Out of Onzar by Mark Ganes
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. How I would enjoy ski ing now! ” – Note-Book of Anton Chekhov by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
  10. “ 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
  11. “ Eu skid press; Dak - ski press. ” – The Dakotan Languages, and Their Relations to Other Languages by Andrew Woods Williamson
  12. “ No longer flying at an angle as before, he pointed his ski straight down the mountain- side. ” – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. “ I said they might think I was Mr. Butt- in- ski – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. He thought of the intoxicating delight of ski ing in the moonlight.... ” – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood

Rhymes for ski