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"surfing" in British English

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surfingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈsɜː.fɪŋ/  us   /ˈsɝːfɪŋ/
  • surfing noun [U] (INTERNET)

the ​activity of ​spendingtimevisiting different ​websites on the internet: internet surfing
(Definition of surfing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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surfingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɜr·fɪŋ/
the ​sport or ​activity of using a ​surfboard (= ​long, ​narrowboard) to ​ridewaves toward a ​beach: Dale took up surfing after his ​family moved to Los Angeles.
surfer
noun [C]  us   /ˈsɜr·fər/
When the ​waves are ​big, the surfers come out.
(Definition of surfing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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