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  • n. Plural form of rollerblade.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of rollerblade.


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  • Play remains an essential part of my life, though I'm now more likely to be found on rollerblades or a tennis court than on swings and slides.

    Irene Rosenfeld: Help Our Children Play

  • And lastly, a groovy toy called the easyglider tows you on rollerblades or your child on a skateboard.

    duh pookie

  • On 9/11, she rollerblades to the World Trade Center and ends up working there for nine months, caring for first responders and "connecting to others through . . . unconditional love."

    Humble Self, to the Rescue

  • A surfboard, a pair of rollerblades or a yoga video might not tone you up like the Ab-o-Matic 6000, but they'll probably compel you to keep on truckin' past that pastry shop and into a lifetime of vitality and good health.

    Tony Horton: Feel-Good Fitness

  • Fights that are increasingly outnumbered by a loving moment baking cookies together to a bonding moment on our rollerblades to a heartfelt conversation about life while lying in the dark in her bed.

    Jennifer Cullen: Parenting an Almost-Teenager

  • He takes us to Sweden to cross-country ski with a brother-in-law, Harold Varmus, who's been summoned to accept the Nobel Prize in medicine, and around his neighborhood in Charlottesville as he celebrates his 70th birthday by knocking off 70 kilometers, not miles "bless the metric system," he writes, on a rowing machine, bicycle, hockey skates and rollerblades.

    Extracurricular Activities

  • As the artist describes it, "there is no place in the world like the tawdry three-ring circus of Venice... electric guitar players on rollerblades, marijuana doctors, tarot readers, muscle builders, tattoo shops, drug addicts, entertainers and people speaking every language under the sun."

    Bill Bush: The Tawdry Three-Ring Circus of Venice: This Artweek.LA (April 4-10)

  • I was doing things like speeding, driving through red lights, and getting into my car and driving with rollerblades on.

    Christine Egan: The Lithium Chronicles: I Am Bipolar, Not Disabled

  • You've sweated in a Zumba class and held on to some people in a park on rollerblades, I can hear the cynic in me saying.

    Alex's blog: 'I still worry about hooved beasts entering my bedroom at night'

  • From the girl who kicked his heart's ass -- and now is back in town -- to the teenage distraction he's trying to shake when Ramona rollerblades into his world, love hasn't been easy.

    TRAILER: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World


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