Definition of coasteering in English:

coasteering

Line breaks: coast|eer|ing
Pronunciation: /kəʊˈstɪərɪŋ
 
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noun

[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
  • Coasteering is about really exploring the shore up close - but it's not about taking risks.
  • 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.

Origin

blend of coast and mountaineering.

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