Ollie Definition

ŏlē
noun
A skateboarding maneuver in which the rider lifts the board into the air by pressing down on it with the rear foot, raising the front foot, and then raising the rear foot.
American Heritage
A similar maneuver in snowboarding in which the rider lifts the front foot and then the rear foot to spring into the air without going off a ramp.
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pronoun

A diminutive of the male given name Oliver.

Wiktionary

A diminutive of the female given names Olivia, Olive and Olwen.

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Other Word Forms of Ollie

Noun

Singular:
ollie
Plural:
ollies

Origin of Ollie

  • From Ollie nickname of Alan Gelfand (born 1963), American skateboarder who developed the trick

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Germanic, from Latin olivarius 'olive tree' (from oliva 'olive'), and from Welsh.

    From Wiktionary

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