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- n. Plural form of speedskate.
- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of speedskate.
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The old man had speedskates that were about a yard long in my youthful eyes, and could show an amazing turn of speed, hands folded behind his back, cheeks red, eyes twinkling.
Fenn points out it can take $2,000 or more to get started in youth hockey, but speedskates cost about $100 a pair, and $400 buys a year's worth of ice time.