figure skate



a shoe skate used in figure skating, especially one having a blade shorter than that of a racing skate, usually not extending beyond the toe or heel, and with notches or sawteeth on the curved forward edge.

Nearby words

  1. figure of eight,
  2. figure of merit,
  3. figure of speech,
  4. figure on,
  5. figure out,
  6. figure skating,
  7. figure up,
  8. figure-ground,
  9. figure-ground phenomenon,
  10. figured

Compare racing skate. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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