Definition of parasailing
: the recreational sport of soaring in a parachute while being towed usually by a motorboat
Examples of parasailing in a Sentence
They went parasailing while they were on vacation.
Recent Examples of parasailing from the Web
Parasailing: Several outfitters run parasailing jaunts, including action-watersports.com and www.parasailtahoe.com, both of which also rent watercraft.
The players also did parasailing, hiked to the Akaka Falls, snorkeled and did a tour of the island, Gocke said.
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First Known Use of parasailing
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Definition of parasailing for English Language Learners
: a sport or activity in which you are pulled behind a motorboat while wearing a parachute so that you sail through the air
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