The swell of the sea which breaks upon the shore, esp. upon a sloping beach.
- The waves of the sea as they break upon a shore or reef.
- To engage in surfing.
- Informal To look at a variety of things casually, especially while browsing the Internet or television channels.
- To ride on or along (a wave) on a surfboard.
- To engage in surfing at: had never surfed Malibu Beach.
- Informal To browse (the Internet or television channels, for example).