windsurfing definition, meaning - what is windsurfing in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “windsurfing”

See all translations

windsurfing

noun [U] uk   /ˈwɪndˌsɜː.fɪŋ/  us   /-ˌsɝː-/
B1 a sport in which you sail across water by standing on a board and holding onto a large sail: I went windsurfing most afternoons.
Compare
windsurf
verb [I] uk   /-sɜːf/  us   /-sɝːf/
Translations of “windsurfing”
in Korean 윈드서핑…
in Arabic رُكوب الأمواج…
in Portuguese windsurfe…
in Catalan surf de vela…
in Japanese ウインドサーフィン…
in Italian windsurf, tavola a vela…
in Chinese (Traditional) 風帆衝浪運動,帆板運動…
in Russian виндсерфинг…
in Turkish rüzgâr sörfü…
in Chinese (Simplified) 风帆冲浪运动,帆板运动…
in Polish windsurfing…
(Definition of windsurfing from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of windsurfing?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “windsurfing” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

prime time

in television and radio broadcasting, the time when the largest number of people are watching or listening

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More