1. Computing
Definition: The term surf, used in the context of "surf the Web", refers to the practice of browsing through Web sites: jumping from one link to the other, following items of interest, watching videos, and consuming all sorts of content; all on a variety of different sites. Since the Web is essentially a series of links, surfing the Web has become a very popular activity with millions of people across the world.
Also Known As: browse, surfing
Examples:
"I found tons of great stuff last night when I was surfing the Web."
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