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 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, "Buyers can find luxury lakefront living at The Shorelin," 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, "Buyers can find luxury lakefront living at The Shorelin," 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, "Buyers can find luxury lakefront living at The Shorelin," 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, "Buyers can find luxury lakefront living at The Shorelin," 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, "Buyers can find luxury lakefront living at The Shorelin," 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, "The 18 Most Romantic Weekend Getaways in the U.S.," 28 Jan. 2020 Lake Conroe is one of the largest recreational lakes in Texas offering boating, wind surfing, golfing, swimming, jet-skiing, waterskiing, wake boarding, fishing, hiking and much more. Houston Chronicle, "Luxury lakefront living awaits at The Shoreline," 5 Oct. 2019 The Southern Region is honored to hold the first tournament in memory of one the largest contributors to the sport of barefoot waterskiing, Ed Finley. Gary Curreri, sun-sentinel.com, "Southern Regional barefoot ski event to honor late member," 3 July 2019

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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 18 Jan. 2021.

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