boogie board


Definition of boogie board

: bodyboard What is a boogie board? It is a poor man's surfboard, used for body surfing.— Murray Chass

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Recent Examples on the Web On the beach, Sharon Siegler meditated next to her boogie board and wetsuit. Julie Johnson, San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Oct. 2021 Four years ago Ocean Beach resident Naomi Masiello bought a $20 kiddie pool from Walmart, filled it with water and put Bing Bang on a boogie board in the middle of it to teach him how to balance. Kristen Taketa, San Diego Union-Tribune, 12 Sep. 2021 Rent gear from Mission Beach Surf and Skate (also known as Hamel’s) to take a bike cruise along the boardwalk or boogie board in the ocean. San Diego Union-Tribune, 4 Aug. 2021 There’s a bubblegum matte television and a boogie board waiting for you—or perhaps a blue pair of oars or nautical-themed objets d’art. Elise Taylor, Vogue, 2 Aug. 2021 The unidentified boy was playing on a boogie board around 4:30 p.m. when he was bitten on the leg, according to Capt. Lisa Maria Garza,, 15 July 2021 The comment section of the final image posted to Sophia Cheung's Instagram account, a photo of her kneeling in a white bikini beside a yellow boogie board, is filled with comments mourning her death. Kalhan Rosenblatt, NBC News, 15 July 2021 The dumpster was spilling over with trash, and the swimming pool was drained with only Coke cans and a boogie board lying on the bottom. Kate Santich,, 17 Dec. 2020 The project — called Crystal Lagoons, Island Resort — will let visitors swim, paddle board, boogie board and scuba dive. Alison Steinbach, The Arizona Republic, 19 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of boogie board

1976, in the meaning defined above

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“Boogie board.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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