An elderly person who is a regular or enthusiastic Internet user.
- They tend to outnumber the ' silver surfers ' by quite a lot.
- Grandmother Margaret Haugh has become a "silver surfer" - to watch a yacht sail the wrong way around the world.
- The current generation of "silver surfers" spends an average of six hours online each week, research by the insurance company AXA found.
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Syllabification: sil·ver surf·er
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