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Definitions of rink

  1. building that contains a surface for ice skating or roller skating Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The smooth and level extent of ice marked off for the game of curling. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. An inclosed sheet of ice or a floor for skating. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. The area where a race is run, or games are played. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. A floor or surface enclosed, as for skating. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. A space on the ice measured off for curling; a place in which people skato on small wheels. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for rink

  1. We're dependent on that, you see, as we haven't an ice rink in Berwick. – Two Little Women on a Holiday by Carolyn Wells
  2. An American circus has its tent pitched in the center opposite a group of hotels; a little further along is a roller skating rink which seems to be popular, and scattered here and there, usually beside clumps of shade trees, are cottages erected for the accommodation of golf, tennis, croquet and cricket clubs. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis