Definition of ski mask in English:

ski mask


  • A protective covering for the head and face, with holes for the eyes, nose, and mouth.

    • ‘‘Give me your money,’ she says through a ski mask to a bank teller in New Jersey.’
    • ‘A gunman in black leather and a ski mask peers out the window.’
    • ‘The man was dressed all in black, wearing a ski mask that partially obscured his face.’
    • ‘A thief burst into a Florida bank one day wearing a ski mask and carrying a gun.’
    • ‘Gary's eyes, outlined by holes in his ski mask, drilled into the actor, and he stared back.’
    • ‘She had blue eyes and was looking at me in fear, peering through the hole in the ski mask at my brown eyes.’
    • ‘Prominent on their website is a picture of what looks like Zaiter in a ski mask, holding a spray can.’
    • ‘He was wearing a black ski mask and black jersey.’
    • ‘I could run in wearing a ski mask and brandishing a sawed-off shotgun and she would still say, ‘Today nice weather we have!’’
    • ‘Just seeing someone in a ski mask is really frightening.’
    • ‘If your child will be playing outside when it's cold, wearing a ski mask or a scarf over the mouth and nose should help.’
    • ‘He put the wallet behind him as Adam walked back out wearing the tight black suit with a ski mask over his face, with two holes for eyes.’
    • ‘The man wears a blue knit ski mask, with round holes for his eyes and mouth, and an orange down vest that looks like it's for hunting.’
    • ‘If that was my politics, I'd be wearing a ski mask over my head, too.’
    • ‘A man in a ski mask walked up to me, and I couldn't do anything.’
    • ‘The money was good, the hours were good, fight jobs weren't falling out of trees… and they weren't asking him to wear a ski mask and carry a gun.’
    • ‘The only person there at the time was a man in a black ski mask, trying to set up a sound system he never did get to work.’
    • ‘Unbeknownst to anyone, though, there's a red ski mask in his desk drawer.’
    • ‘Another man, wearing a ski mask and carrying a bat, then approached and also ordered her out of the car.’
    • ‘The man is described as wearing a grey ski mask and a leather jacket.’
    face mask, protective mask, gas mask, oxygen mask, fencing mask, iron mask, dust mask
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ski mask

/ˈskiː mɑːsk/