[snoh-bawrd, -bohrd]


a board for gliding on snow, resembling a wide ski, to which both feet are secured and that one rides in an upright position.

Origin of snowboard

Related formssnow·board·er, nounsnow·board·ing, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for snowboarding



the sport of moving across snow on a snowboard



a shaped board, resembling a skateboard without wheels, on which a person can stand to slide across snow
Derived Formssnowboarder, noun

Word Origin for snowboard

C20: on the model of surfboard
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