waterskiing

noun
wa·​ter·​ski·​ing | \ ˈwȯ-tər-ˌskē-iŋ How to pronounce waterskiing (audio) , ˈwä- \

Definition of waterskiing

: the sport of planing and jumping on water skis

Examples of waterskiing in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Not to drink, but to get out on, sailing, surfing, waterskiing, swimming, kayaking and canoeing and windsurfing -- in any weather. Marcel Krueger, CNN, 23 Sep. 2021 Near Wasilla is Big Lake, which is a wonderful mecca for waterskiing and jet skis in the summer — and snow machines in the winter. Scott Mcmurren, Anchorage Daily News, 14 Aug. 2021 Lake Conroe is one of the largest recreational lakes in Texas offering boating, wind surfing, golfing, swimming, jet-skiing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, fishing, hiking and more. Houston Chronicle, 28 Mar. 2020 Lake Conroe is one of the largest recreational lakes in Texas offering boating, wind surfing, golfing, swimming, jet-skiing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, fishing, hiking and more. Houston Chronicle, 28 Mar. 2020 Lake Conroe is one of the largest recreational lakes in Texas offering boating, wind surfing, golfing, swimming, jet-skiing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, fishing, hiking and more. Houston Chronicle, 28 Mar. 2020 Lake Conroe is one of the largest recreational lakes in Texas offering boating, wind surfing, golfing, swimming, jet-skiing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, fishing, hiking and more. Houston Chronicle, 28 Mar. 2020 Lake Conroe is one of the largest recreational lakes in Texas offering boating, wind surfing, golfing, swimming, jet-skiing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, fishing, hiking and more. Houston Chronicle, 28 Mar. 2020 Explore the forested lakeside grounds for active pursuits, from curling, snowshoeing, and ice-skating in winter to hiking, waterskiing, and boating in summer. Paul Rubio, Condé Nast Traveler, 28 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of waterskiing

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Waterskiing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/waterskiing. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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