Pronunciation of Skate
/skˈe͡ɪt/, /skˈe‍ɪt/, /s_k_ˈeɪ_t/

Antonyms for skate:


Synonyms for skate:

Sense 1


Sense 2

bouillabaisse, chowder, eel, filet, fillet, fish.

Sense 3

boot, cleats, clog, cowboy boots, desert boot, Brogues, clodhoppers, Birkenstock, crosstrainer, deck shoe.

Sense 4

blade, curling, figure skating, hockey, ice hockey, ice rink, face off, blading, half pipe.


glissade, scudding, spiraling, Skirr, Slank, Winging, Soared, spiraled, slinks, spiralled, spiralling.


glide, ice skate, race, roller skate, skid, skim, slip, go quickly.


sinuate, Snaked, Snaking.

Other synonyms and related words:

anchovy, bank, Barndoor Skate, barouche, barracuda, bass, beach, berlin, binge, blade, bloater, bloke, boot, bouillabaisse, boy, break, bream, brill, brougham, buck, bust, calash, caleche, chap, chariot, chowder, chute, cleats, clog, coach, coast, coelacanth, come down, creep, crock, crowbait, curling, dab, decline, default, defile, dogfish, drag, eel, equipage, fall over, fellow, filet, fillet, fish, flit, float, flow, fly, galoot, gent, gentleman, glide, gliding, glissade, gray skate, guy, hack, hockey, honeycomb, jade, jaunting car, landau, landslide, little skate, man, nag, navigation, parachute, phaeton, plane, plug, race, ray, rip, roll, roller skating, runabout, sail, scalawag, seacoast, seashore, seaside, shark, shore, sideslip, silversides, sinuate, skateboard, skating, ski, skid, skim, sled, sleigh, slide, slide down, sliding, slip, slither, slump, snowshoe, soak, soar, sociable, sports equipment, stingray, stream, sulky, sweep, swoop, tacky, tear, thorny skate, tinker, toboggan, transparency, victoria, villain, vis-a-vis, weed, whisky, wreck, Brogues, Clarence, Dandi, Dooly, Kibitka, Rackabones, Tilbury, Vettura, Wagonette, Araba, Curricle, clodhoppers, COD, blading, rollerblade, skates, snowshoes, Birkenstock, crosstrainer, screw, drunk, scallawag, make one's way, wend one's way, sail along, roller-skate, turn-out, roller skates, britzka, ice-skate, glide on skates.

Sense 1 (noun)


animal (noun)


artifact (noun)


bloke (noun)

chap, gent, gents.

older man (noun)


coast (verb)

cruise, drift, float, freewheel, get by, sail, skate, slide, taxi, smooth along, ride on current.

default (verb)

bilk, defraud, dishonor, evade, fail, neglect, rat, repudiate, shirk, skip, swindle, welsh, Welch, run out on, leave town, meet under arch, put on the cuff, see in the alley, skip out on, stiff*.

dodge payment (verb)


fall; glide (verb)


glide (verb)

decline, descend, flit, fly, roll, run, scud, shoot, slink, slip, slither, soar, spiral, stream, trip, waft, wing, Skirr.

glide along without much effort (verb)


glide over quickly, lightly (verb)


glissade (verb)

lapse, shoot*.

motion (verb)


move smoothly; move down (verb)


move smoothly and quickly on a surface (verb)


skate (verb)

coast, flow, glide, glissade, ice skate, roller skate, skim, sail along.

skim (verb)

brush, carom, dart, graze, kiss, ricochet, skitter.

slide (verb)

accelerate, drive, drop, fall, fall off, launch, move, move over, propel, sag, shift, shove, skid, slump, spill, thrust, toboggan, tumble, veer, move along, scooch.

slip (verb)

lurch, slick, totter, lose balance, lose footing.

slither (verb)

crawl, sneak, wriggle, snake*.

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