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English definition of “surfing”

surfing

noun [U]     /ˈsɜːfɪŋ/
sport A2 the sport of riding on a wave on a special boardWater sportsSwimmingSailing and boating
Internet the activity of looking at a lot of different things on the InternetInternet terminology and abbreviations
(Definition of surfing noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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