Definition of surfboarding in English:


Line breaks: surf|board|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈsəːfbɔːdɪŋ


[mass noun]
  • The sport or pastime of riding a wave towards the shore while standing or lying on a surfboard; surfing: after a day of surfboarding, he suffered severe low back pain
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    • By the Twenties, Californians had imported surfboarding from Hawaii.
    • Skateboarding originated as an offshoot of surfboarding in California in the 1960s.
    • Like my wife and two sons, I've got a major interest in water sports - surfboarding, surf ski riding and spear fishing.

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