Malibu board



a lightweight, fiberglass-covered surfboard, usually about 10 feet (3 meters) long with a rounded nose and tail and a convex bottom for increased maneuverability.

Origin of Malibu board

First recorded in 1960–65; after Malibu Beach, Los Angeles Co., S California Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for malibu board

malibu board


a lightweight surfboard, usually having a fin

Word Origin for malibu board

C20: named after Malibu beach, California
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