hockey skate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hockey skate an ice skate worn for playing hockey; has a short blade and a strong boot to protect the feet and ankles
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Usage

In literature:

The Red Cross sent us some hockey sticks and skates so we decided to build a hockey rink.
"The Biography of a Rabbit" by Roy Benson
Oh, we shall have some first-rate skating, and hockey, perhaps, and sleighing also, such as people have in Canada.
"Ernest Bracebridge" by William H. G. Kingston
Each player had the regulation ice-hockey stick, and wore regulation hockey skates, well sharpened for the occasion.
"Dave Porter and His Rivals" by Edward Stratemeyer
Daddy will see that he has a new suit for school, but wouldn't you like to send him hockey skates?
"Sunny Boy in the Big City" by Ramy Allison White
He was in full skating rig, fur cap and all, with a green bag in one hand and a big hockey stick in the other.
"The Foot-path Way" by Bradford Torrey
Fred had been looking forward to hockey and skating, in both of which he took great delight.
"The Rushton Boys at Rally Hall" by Spencer Davenport
It was a winter of hard work and, aside from some skating and ice-hockey, Eric took little time off from his books.
"The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers" by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
The children slung their skates over their shoulders and planned hockey games, and tag, and other sports on the ice.
"Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
He finished dinner early and, with skates and hockey-stick, rode briskly out to the lake.
"Under Boy Scout Colors" by Joseph Bushnell Ames
He murmured to himself as he went, and his talk was far from hockey or any delights of skating.
"Hildegarde's Harvest" by Laura E. Richards
Hockey sticks waved in air as the players skated back to their places.
"The Crimson Sweater" by Ralph Henry Barbour
Rick had taken Mazie with him, and while she skated with some other little girls, her brother and his chums started a game of hockey.
"Rick and Ruddy" by Howard R. Garis
Beyond the curling pond was a skating pond, part of it given over to an international hockey match, but somehow these things did not excite us.
"The Car That Went Abroad" by Albert Bigelow Paine
Of course the children of Canada skate and play hockey.
"Little Folks of North America" by Mary Hazelton Wade
At three o'clock every one was ready to start, the girls armed with skates and hockey sticks.
"Polly's First Year at Boarding School" by Dorothy Whitehill
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In news:

Michael Bublé doesn't skate but does donate at Bieksa's Buddies charity hockey game (with video).
A little more than a year after he strapped on his skates, Tristan Telles of Tracy has gained a place in international roller hockey competition.
Massena, Potsdam boys hockey team skate to shutout victories.
Nic Kerdiles and Michael Mersch scored two goals each as Wisconsin skated to a 5-0 men's college hockey win over Alabama- Huntsville on Thursday.
Rockford Park District wants to help you learn to ice skate, improve your skating skills, or learn to play hockey.
Revision of F1849 - 07 Standard Specification for Helmets Used in Short Track Speed Ice Skating (Not to Include Hockey).
WK38769 Standard Specification for Helmets Used in Short Track Speed Ice Skating (Not to Include Hockey).
The Richard L Korpi Ice Rink in Bayonne is currently offering free programs to all Bayonne residents who want to learn to skate or play ice hockey.
The Learn to Skate and Jr IceHogs/Learn to Play Hockey programs offer people ages 3-adult of all abilities the opportunity to learn the skills to enjoy ice sports recreation for a lifetime.
Nick whispers to Joey that there's a pair of used skates in his size that are, in fact, magical because they have three hockey wishes in them.
They provide the local community with recreational ice skating and ice hockey activities.
Cambridge-Isanti cracked the boys hockey win column at a good time, skating past host St Francis 5-3 Dec 8.
Brookings' TJ Theodosopoulos skates past Rushmore's Mark Petereit during the Rangers' 11-2 South Dakota Amateur Hockey Association victory over the Thunder on Saturday at Larson Ice Center.
Seth Jones (3) of the USA White Squad skates against Team Sweden at the USA junior hockey evaluation camp at the Lake Placid Olympic Center on August 6, 2012 in Lake Placid, New York.
Josh Colleaux and Jake McMullen each scored two goals as the West Sound Warriors routed the Vancouver Vipers 13-1 in a Nor-Pac Junior A hockey league game Friday at Bremerton Ice Skating Center.
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