Definition of «zamboni»

Zamboni (song)

"Zamboni", also known as "I Wanna Drive the Zamboni", is a song written by Martin Zellar and recorded by his band Gear Daddies. The song tells the story of a man's desire to drive an ice resurfacer, popularly known by the brand name "Zamboni", and his request to drive the Zamboni for his local ice hockey team. Since its release, it has sometimes been played between periods at hockey games while the Zamboni cleans the ice.

It originally appeared as a hidden track on the band's 1990 CD, Billy's Live Bait.

The song also appeared on the soundtracks of three Disney movies:

D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994)

D3: The Mighty Ducks (1997)

Mystery, Alaska (1999) (Wikipedia)

Zamboni (surname)

Zamboni is an Italian surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Anteo Zamboni (1911–1926), Italian anarchist and anti-fascist

Frank Zamboni (1901–1988), American inventor of the ice resurfacing machine

Giovanni Zamboni, Baroque composer

Giovanni Fortunato Zamboni, Roman priest and founder in 1801 of the Pontificia Accademia di Religione Cattolica in Rome

Giuseppe Zamboni (1776–1846), Roman Catholic priest and physicist

Marco Zamboni (born 1977), Italian soccer player

Maria Zamboni (1895–1976), Italian singer

Massimo Zamboni (born 1957), Italian guitarist who co-founded the band CCCP Fedeli alla linea

Paolo Zamboni (born 1957), Italian doctor and vascular surgeon

Paolo Zamboni (1939-1969), Italian athlete (Wikipedia)

Sentences with «zamboni» (usage examples):

  • in a burlap label with some twine and your label with ingredients, size, warning not to drink while driving a zamboni, and other required info. (
  • I've found the asides on this thread particularly educational though — those allowed to remain by the rumbling zamboni. (
  • The 150 by 65-foot rink is open daily and a zamboni prepares the ice every three hours. (
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