Definition of grass ski in English:

grass ski

noun

  • Each of a pair of devices resembling caterpillar tracks, worn on the feet for going down grass-covered slopes as if on skis.

    • ‘The problem with grass skis is having access to a reliable supply of spare parts, and this brand ceased production some time ago.’
    • ‘However, the family were keen snow skiers and thought that grass skis may work well on this steep section of the farm.’
    • ‘I was there in the summer and there were some downhill skiers training on grass skis so I asked if I could have a go.’
    • ‘They also ran a grass ski club, managed a Club in Lesotho and both instructed for the Red Devil ski school in Austria.’
    • ‘However, grass skis are designed to function on grass, not on snow.’