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rafting

Syllabification: raft·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈraftiNG
 
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Definition of rafting in English:

noun

The sport or pastime of traveling down a river on a raft.
Example sentences
  • Now why is it that these kinds of adventure sports, like white-water rafting, have gained such appeal for ordinary people to have a go at in the 1990s?
  • It is exciting enough launching through the surf in calm conditions, but if the winds pick up, your boat trip to the Banks will be more like white-water rafting on the Zambezi River!
  • Apart from the gymnasium, swimming pool and sauna, ministers could indulge in a spot of white-water rafting and windsurfing if they desired.

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