skateboard

[skeyt-bawrd, -bohrd]
noun
1.
a device for riding upon, usually while standing, consisting of a short, oblong piece of wood, plastic, or aluminum mounted on large roller-skate wheels, used on smooth surfaces and requiring better balance of the rider than the ordinary roller skate does.
verb (used without object)
2.
to ride a skateboard.

Origin:
1960–65; skate1 + board

skateboarder, noun
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skateboard (ˈskeɪtˌbɔːd)
 
n
1.  a narrow board mounted on roller-skate wheels, usually ridden while standing up
 
vb
2.  (intr) to ride on a skateboard
 
'skateboarder
 
n
 
'skateboarding
 
n

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Word Origin & History

skateboard
1964, from skate (v.) on model of surfboard. The phenomenon began c.1963 in southern California.
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Example sentences
They might skateboard on weekends or take flamenco lessons.
Some banged together skateboard ramps with salvaged plywood.
Skateboard manufacturers are catering to the new rollers.
The kickboard is an unholy combination of skateboard and scooter geared toward
  stunts.
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