Definition of surfing
: the sport of riding the surf especially on a surfboard
Examples of surfing in a Sentence
Her hobbies include diving and surfing.
Recent Examples of surfing from the Web
Mukul Beach, Golf & Spa is a luxury boutique hotel that has surfing, a pristine beach, golf, and yoga.
When there are too many swimmers for safe surfing, the blackball flag serves as a warning.
In February he was photographed kite surfing with billionaire Richard Branson in the British Virgin Islands.
Activities here also include kite surfing, being glamorous, and indulging in super-spendy spa treatments (a couple’s massage starts at $220 for a half hour — also the price of a full night in many hotels that are not this one).
Since different water sports (SUP, surfing, snorkeling, or logging serious laps) have unique challenges, choosing the right swimsuit can be difficult.
After weeks of couch-surfing, Smith and her children — their father was shot a few years ago — got a spot in the local Salvation Army's transitional housing program.
Panama City Beach Police said swimming, wading and surfing in the Gulf waters is prohibited.
Although a love of surfing is what drives the Bresettes, their business doesn't depend exclusively on the sport.
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First Known Use of surfing
SURFING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of surfing for English Language Learners
: the activity or sport of riding ocean waves on a special board (called a surfboard)
: the activity of looking for information or interesting things on the Internet
SURFING Defined for Kids
Definition of surfing for Students
: the sport of riding waves toward the shore usually while standing on a surfboard
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