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adjective, surf·i·er, surf·i·est.
  1. abounding with surf; forming or like surf.
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Origin of surfy

First recorded in 1805–15; surf + -y1
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Examples from the Web for surfy

Historical Examples

  • This impression never left me as I buffeted the murky waves, and struck out boldly through the surfy stream.

    The Fortunes Of Glencore

    Charles James Lever

  • I will try to get at it, but I am landing on a surfy shore, and am always driven back upon the open sea of various thoughts.

  • She was shrouded in surfy mist; the waves dashed furiously against her, and broke over her decks with irresistible fury.

  • In front, the fissured pavement of the lava stretched into the sea and made a surfy point.