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bodyboard

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Pronunciation: /ˈbɒdibɔːd
 
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Definition of bodyboard in English:

noun

A short, light type of surfboard ridden in a prone position.
Example sentences
  • Instead of my usual bodyboard or kneeboard I've come equipped with a new device: a home-made handboard.
  • Some very knowledgable people say that most contemporary bodyboards for sale today ride faster when ridden upside down and backwards.
  • Since I was on a bodyboard and he was on a surfboard, he could cover a little more distance.

Derivatives

bodyboarder

1
noun
Example sentences
  • For bodyboarders, and bodyboarding, this lack of vision is devastating.
  • For their entire surfing lives bodyboards are ‘sponges ‘and bodyboarders are ‘speedbumps‘.
  • Some think that bodyboarders truly want to be separate from surfing.

bodyboarding

2
noun
Example sentences
  • So when Tom Morey, or Y as he's now known, checked in with some thoughts on our recent series on bodyboarding, and bodyboarding in general, we thought it would be worth sharing.
  • This pulled young women away from bodyboarding and into standup surfing.
  • As the major outlet for bodyboarding in the U.S., BODYBOARDING Magazine could have an enormous influence on the sport.

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