American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Of uncertain origin. Formerly written suffe; possibly related to sough.
Surf Sentence Examples
He yelled her name but the call was smothered by the cry of the wind and the crash of the surf beyond.
He yelled Cynthia's name as he stumbled ahead until he reached the wind-driven surf splashing at his feet.
Claire was in the surf, her own sword just out of her reach but the necklace clenched in her hand.
The shore is low, bordered in its eastern half with lagoons, and difficult of access on account of the submarine bar of sand which stretches along nearly the whole of the coast, and also because of the heavy surf caused by the great Atlantic billows.
Dinner includes surf and turf, chicken and salmon.