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1. (Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) to ride a wave by lying on it without a surfboard
2. informal to fling oneself prone onto a crowd of people, for example on a dance floor or at a rock concert, and move or be carried over their heads
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to ride the crest of a wave without a surfboard.
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Past participle: body-surfed
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