in-line skate

[ in-lahyn ]
/ ˈɪnˌlaɪn /


a roller skate with typically four hard-rubber wheels in a straight line resembling the blade of an ice skate.


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Origin of in-line skate

First recorded in 1985–90

OTHER WORDS FROM in-line skate

in-line skater, nounin-line skating, noun

Words nearby in-line skate Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for in-line skates

in-line skate


another name for Rollerblade
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