n.1.The swell of the sea which breaks upon the shore, esp. upon a sloping beach.
Surf bird
(Zool.) a ploverlike bird of the genus Aphriza, allied to the turnstone.
Surf clam
(Zool.) a large clam living on the open coast, especially Mactra solidissima (syn. Spisula solidissima). See Mactra.
Surf duck
(Zool.) any one of several species of sea ducks of the genus Oidemia, especially Oidemia percpicillata; - called also surf scoter. See the Note under Scoter.
Surf fish
(Zool.) any one of numerous species of California embiotocoid fishes. See Embiotocoid.
Surf smelt
(Zool.) See Smelt.
Surf whiting
(Zool.) See under Whiting.
1.The bottom of a drain.
Noun1.Surfsurf - waves breaking on the shore
Synonyms: breakers, breaker
Verb1.surf - ride the waves of the sea with a surfboard; "Californians love to surf"
2.surf - look around casually and randomly, without seeking anything in particular; "browse a computer directory"; "surf the internet or the world wide web"
Synonyms: browse
3.surf - switch channels, on television
Synonyms: channel-surf
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Surf bird
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Surf clam
Surf duck
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Surface condensation
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