Sentence Examples


  • Long; and a skate made out of the leg bone of a horse.
  • In winter-time it is considered a feat to skate hither from Rotterdam and elsewhere to buy such a pipe and return with it in one's mouth without its being broken.
  • Fitzstephen tells how, when the great marsh that washed the walls of the city on the north (Moorfields) was frozen over; the young men went out to slide and skate and sport on the ice.
  • These include ski-running (skidlopning), skating and skate-sailing, tobogganing and sledging.
  • Skate, hut, shed), e.g.