Silver-surfer definition

(idiomatic) An elderly person who regularly uses the Internet.
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Noun

Singular:
silver-surfer
Plural:
silver-surfers

Origin of silver-surfer

  • A pun, combining an allusion to the typical silver colour of an elderly person's hair and the notion of surfing the Internet. From the name of a comic-book character, The Silver Surfer.

    From Wiktionary