Definition of silver surfer in English:

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silver surfer


An elderly person who is a regular or enthusiastic user of the Internet.
Example sentences
  • 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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