Give ‘er Definition

Published by Harry Sowers on

If you are wondering “What is the definition of Give ‘er?” you have come to the right place. On this page we will define Give ‘er as well as use it in a sentence or in context as well as outline the origins or etymology of the term Give ‘er when used in the context of skiing and snowboarding. Skiing and snowboarding is famous for having a high amount of jargon much like other similar sports (skateboarding, surfing, mountain-biking, etc.).

To look up other terms check out our dictionary of ski and snowboard jargon here. For the definition of Give ‘er, please read on.

What does Give ‘er mean in ski/snowboard slang

Give ‘er is Canadian slang for “send it.” Giving ‘er will often involve hitting a jump, sending it down a double black or doing anything else that could be remotely classified as sendy.

“What are you waiting for ,ust give ‘er, bud!”

Similar Terms: Shred, Sendy, Shralp


Harry Sowers

Harry grew up outside of Denver Colorado and has been skiing and snowboarding since he was 3. He is most passionate about skiing and when he was in college at UC Boulder he even participated in the olympic trials for the USA Olympic Downhill Ski team.