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11.
A scale to weigh drugs.
"Yo bro did you brings some skates, I wanna make sure this weighs 3.5"
by Alec of the Jungle February 15, 2007
 
1.
Its skateboard not rollerblade(fruit booter).
Skateboarding kicks ass.
by cartman5000 July 27, 2004
 
2.
(verb) to leave.
"Look baby, if you ain't gonna give me no ass, Imo hafta skate."
by The Hawk October 03, 2002
 
3.
Originates from Naval sailors of Portsmouth in England getting lonely while at sea. These sick individuals would get a skate fish, slit it in half and nail it to a board. This would then be used to provide sexual pleasure.

Hence people from Portsmouth are known as Skates.
Harry Redknapp is a skate. Peter Crouch used to be a skate but he's alright now.
by Oliver Cuntwell August 12, 2006
 
4.
to goof off or take it easy.
That job is skate duty. You fuckers have been skating and didn't get the job done.
by Bob L July 03, 2003
 
5.
Military terminology meaning any service member who avoids his duties.
Private Jones is a real skate. This is the fifth time this month he avoided garbage detail.
by Arnie Schiffer May 11, 2008
 
6.
Military acronym used as steps to accomplish skating, aka: avoiding work.
S= Seek Cover
K= Keep Quiet
A= Accept No Responsibility
T= Take No Action
E= Evade
Use S.K.A.T.E. to accomplish effective skating.
by S1ber July 08, 2010
 
7.
a 4 wheelin board to pop a nice 10 stiar handy
skate on your sisters can bed
by sodomy May 03, 2003