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parascending Line breaks: par|as¦cend|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈparəsɛndɪŋ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of parascending in English:


[mass noun] British
The sport or activity of paragliding or parasailing.
Example sentences
  • Or maybe try getting some friends to sponsor you to do something you always wanted to try, but have never before had a reason to, from bungee jumping to parascending.
  • Generally Harrison Beaumont put all undefined aerial sports in Group 5, along with PG, parascending, parachuting and worldwide offshore yacht sailing.
  • There was waterskiing, jet boats, parascending, heli-rides, even chair lifts up the mountain for those who could not or did not wish to walk, plus friendly staff in the shops and restaurants.


Example sentences
  • From pedalos to parascenders, the Caribbean has them all.
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