channel-surf(redirected from channel-surfs)
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intr.v. chan·nel-surfed, chan·nel-surf·ing, chan·nel-surfs
To watch a number of different television stations in rapid succession by using a remote control.
channel surfer n.
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the US equivalent of channel-hop
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to change from one channel on a television set to another with great or unusual frequency, esp. by using a remote control.
chan′nel surf′er, n.
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Past participle: channel-surfed
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