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Words nearby skiing
Definition for skiing (2 of 2)
noun, plural skis or, sometimes, ski.
verb (used without object), skied, ski·ing.
verb (used with object), skied, ski·ing.
Origin of ski
OTHER WORDS FROM skiski·a·ble, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for skiing
Power generation and production is not the sort of activity one usually associates with skiing.
Skiing would appear to be the ultimate off-the-grid activity.
Prince Harry and his girlfriend Cressida Bonas are reported today to have gone on a skiing trip to Kazakhstan earlier this month.
Reason to watch: The combination of skiing and shooting can make for very exciting viewing.
The details are a blur, but while skiing with his son, Schumacher fell and hit the right side of his head on a jagged rock.Brain Bleed: Why Michael Schumacher’s Helmet Wasn’t Enough|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad|January 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On those occasions Mertz gave us some fine exhibitions of skiing, of which art he was a consummate master.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
Sheyenne River Park (Tour 1): picnicking, swimming, hiking; suitable in winter for skiing.North Dakota|Various
It was still winter, and they were holding a skiing contest.In And Out|Edgar Franklin
In winter they go there for the skating and sleighing and snowshoeing and skiing and to enjoy the bracing mountain air.The Overall Boys in Switzerland|Eulalie Osgood Grover
But what is the attraction of this place, if not the skiing?Behind the Green Door|Mildred A. Wirt
British Dictionary definitions for skiing
noun plural skis or ski
- one of a pair of wood, metal, or plastic runners that are used for gliding over snow. Skis are commonly attached to shoes for sport, but may also be used as landing gear for aircraft, etc
- (as modifier)a ski boot