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.
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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