Definition of coasteering in English:

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Pronunciation: /kəʊˈstɪərɪŋ/


[mass noun] chiefly British
The sport or activity of exploring a rocky coastline by climbing, jumping, and swimming: the more adventurous can try some of the various outdoor leisure activities, such as windsurfing, coasteering , kayaking, diving, or surfing
More example sentences
  • In some cases the locals are even inventing new sports for themselves - coasteering, for example.
  • A combination of climbing, scrambling and swimming, coasteering has proved one of the most popular activities at the centre, especially with families.
  • Not all are extreme, although later this year nerves will be tested as several of them head for Devon to have a go at coasteering which involves jumping off high cliffs into the sea.


Blend of coast and mountaineering.

Words that rhyme with coasteering

auctioneering, clearing, earring, electioneering, engineering, gearing, geoengineering, orienteering, privateering, shearing

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