windsurf

[wind-surf]

Origin of windsurf

First recorded in 1965–70; wind1 + surf
Related formswind·surf·er, noun
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Contemporary Examples of windsurf

  • For fun, Will and Kate are free to kayak, hike, windsurf, scuba dive, bike or take a guided nature walk around the island.

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British Dictionary definitions for windsurf

windsurf

verb
  1. (intr) to take part in the sport of windsurfing
Derived Formswindsurfer, noun
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Word Origin and History for windsurf
v.

also wind-surf, 1969, from wind (n.1) + surf (v.). Related: Windsurfed; windsurfing.

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