Recent Examples of channel surfing from the Web
Mama was channel surfing recently, looking for an old movie to get her into the Valentine’s spirit.
The former has acknowledged that mindless social media surfing is as emotionally harmful as the channel surfing of couch potatoes.
If that's not motivation for LSU to bring drama to the stage then there will be a lot of channel surfing Saturday night.
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First Known Use of channel surfing
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Definition of channel surfing for English Language Learners
: the activity of using a remote control to change television stations quickly as you look for something to watch
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