waterskiing

noun
wa·​ter·​ski·​ing | \ˈwȯ-tər-ˌskē-iŋ, ˈwä-\

Definition of waterskiing 

: the sport of planing and jumping on water skis

Examples of waterskiing in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

During his free time, Dr. Metzler also enjoys wakeboarding, waterskiing, snow skiing, golfing and landscaping. Orthocincy, Cincinnati.com, "Dr. Adam Metzler authors ACL Reconstruction book," 16 Apr. 2018 During his free time, Dr. Metzler also enjoys wakeboarding, waterskiing, snow skiing, golfing and landscaping. Orthocincy, Cincinnati.com, "Dr. Adam Metzler authors ACL Reconstruction book," 16 Apr. 2018 This included teaching swimming, gymnastics, waterskiing and aerobics. Elizabeth Marie Himchak, Pomerado News, "PUSD bids farewell to 47 retiring elementary teachers," 15 June 2018 During his free time, Dr. Metzler also enjoys wakeboarding, waterskiing, snow skiing, golfing and landscaping. Orthocincy, Cincinnati.com, "Dr. Adam Metzler authors ACL Reconstruction book," 16 Apr. 2018 During his free time, Dr. Metzler also enjoys wakeboarding, waterskiing, snow skiing, golfing and landscaping. Orthocincy, Cincinnati.com, "Dr. Adam Metzler authors ACL Reconstruction book," 16 Apr. 2018 During his free time, Dr. Metzler also enjoys wakeboarding, waterskiing, snow skiing, golfing and landscaping. Orthocincy, Cincinnati.com, "Dr. Adam Metzler authors ACL Reconstruction book," 16 Apr. 2018 During his free time, Dr. Metzler also enjoys wakeboarding, waterskiing, snow skiing, golfing and landscaping. Orthocincy, Cincinnati.com, "Dr. Adam Metzler authors ACL Reconstruction book," 16 Apr. 2018 During his free time, Dr. Metzler also enjoys wakeboarding, waterskiing, snow skiing, golfing and landscaping. Orthocincy, Cincinnati.com, "Dr. Adam Metzler authors ACL Reconstruction book," 16 Apr. 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'waterskiing.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of waterskiing

1914, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about waterskiing

Share waterskiing

Statistics for waterskiing

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for waterskiing

The first known use of waterskiing was in 1914

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on waterskiing

See words that rhyme with waterskiing

Spanish Central: Translation of waterskiing

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about waterskiing

Comments on waterskiing

What made you want to look up waterskiing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to clear from alleged fault or guilt

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!