surfboard

noun surf·board \ -ˌbȯrd \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of surfboard

:a long narrow buoyant board (as of lightweight wood or fiberglass-covered foam) used in the sport of surfing

surfboarder

noun

surfboarding

play \-ˌbȯr-diŋ\ noun

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First Known Use of surfboard

circa 1826


SURFBOARD Defined for English Language Learners

surfboard

noun

Definition of surfboard for English Language Learners

  • : a long, light, narrow board that is used for surfing


SURFBOARD Defined for Kids

surfboard

noun surf·board \ ˈsərf-ˌbȯrd \

Definition of surfboard for Students

:a long narrow board that floats and is ridden in surfing


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