boogie board


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

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web That means long strolls on the beach with her dogs, and surfing sessions on her boogie board alongside her three children. CNN, 30 Nov. 2022 The Terminator star dove into the waves and pulled the cramping swimmer back to shore with the aid of a boogie board. Michael Y. Park, Peoplemag, 12 Aug. 2022 On Friday, the TODAY team treated Kotb to an early birthday surprise when Bush Hager gifted Kotb a boogie board and brought out Kotb-family favorite country artist Walker Hayes, who sang 'Happy Birthday' with a birthday cake for Kotb. Tommy Mcardle, Peoplemag, 9 Aug. 2022 One of them appeared to be carrying a boogie board. David Hernandez, San Diego Union-Tribune, 31 Oct. 2021 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 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1976, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of boogie board was in 1976

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Cite this Entry

“Boogie board.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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