Boogie-board - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
1. noun A shorter type of surfboard that one typically lies on. Aw man, I forgot my boogie board—I guess I'll just have to hang out on the beach and watch you guys.
2. verb To ride waves with such a board. We're going to the beach to boogie board today, if you want to come.
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boogie-board (ˈbugibord and ˈbʊgibord)
1. n. a surfboard. (California.) Get your boogie-board out there in that tube.
2. n. a skateboard. (Teens.) Can you imagine a boogie-board costing 600 dollars?
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References in periodicals archive
I watch the children swim and boogie-board
and dig to China.
The waters were alive with wriggling body and boogie-board
surfers, as well as the blokes with planks (big surfboards are in again), while the sand was strewn with bodies of all ages, proportions and leatheriness.
We dig for sand crabs, boogie-board
, have a sandcastle-building contest and always seem to find cute guys who want to play Frisbee with us."
One of those victims, Brandon Maine, says he was attacked in the San Diego area when a local surfer picked a fight because he had come into the wrong territory with his boogie-board