trampolining

noun
tram·​po·​lin·​ing | \ ˌtram-pə-ˈlē-niŋ How to pronounce trampolining (audio) , ˈtram-pə-ˌlē-niŋ \

Definition of trampolining

: the sport of jumping and tumbling on a trampoline

Examples of trampolining in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web After a whirlwind tour of their operation, with quick stops for tree climbing, rope swinging and trampolining, Alyssa and Will corral their guinea pigs to take them back inside. Jeanette Marantos, Los Angeles Times, 21 Mar. 2022 Activities like go-karts, rock climbing, trampolining and virtual experience games. Alison Steinbach, The Arizona Republic, 19 Sep. 2020 That connection, along with Nissen’s ceaseless promotional activities, propelled trampolining into the American consciousness during the post-war years and throughout the space era. David Kindy, Smithsonian Magazine, 5 Mar. 2020 Areas for low-gravity basketball, low-gravity trampolining, and rock climbing (probably made significantly easier without the weight of Earth's pull on you) are all on the docket, according to Alatorre. Jessica Puckett, Condé Nast Traveler, 6 Sep. 2019 As for entertainment on the space station—besides looking out onto the curve of the Earth—Alatorre says there will be activities like low-gravity basketball, low-gravity trampolining, and even rock climbing. Elizabeth Gulino, House Beautiful, 3 Sep. 2019 Music, played for trampolining, is faintly audible. Molly Creeden, Vogue, 30 Aug. 2018 Here are some of the most amazing videos that demonstrate the versatility, challenge, and sheer fun of trampolining. Jenny Mccoy, SELF, 19 Dec. 2017 Among the activities that were ranked as less dangerous in this regard than trampolining: snowboarding, bicycling, sledding, skateboarding, ice hockey, and football. Melinda Wenner Moyer, Slate Magazine, 17 July 2017 See More

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First Known Use of trampolining

1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Trampolining.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trampolining. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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