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roller-skate

or rollerskate

[roh-ler-skeyt] /ˈroʊ lərˌskeɪt/
verb (used without object), roller-skated, roller-skating.
1.
to glide about by means of roller skates.
Origin of roller-skate
1870-1875
1870-75; v. use of roller skate
Related forms
roller skater, noun
rollerskater, noun

roller skate

noun
1.
a form of skate with four wheels or rollers instead of a runner, for use on a sidewalk or other surface offering traction.
Origin
1860-65, Americanism
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roller skate

noun
1.
a boot or shoe with four small wheels attached that enable the wearer to glide swiftly over a floor or other surface
2.
a device having clamps or straps for attaching such wheels to a boot or shoe
verb
3.
(intransitive) to move on roller skates
Derived Forms
roller skater, noun
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