VERB: only cont
If you go ice-skating, you move about on ice wearing ice-skates. This activity is also a sport.

They took me ice-skating on a frozen lake.

Ice-skating is also a noun.

I love watching ice-skating on television. ...British ice-skating champion Joanne Conway.

English dictionary. 2008.

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