follow Dictionary.com

Love words? Sign up for our Word of the Day!

canyoning

/ˈkænjənɪŋ/
noun
1.
the sport of travelling down a river situated in a canyon by a variety of means including scrambling, floating, swimming, and abseiling
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Contemporary definitions for canyoning
noun

a sport in which one dresses in protective clothing and jumps into a fast mountain stream for traversing gullies, rapids, and falls on one's back

Usage Note

sport

Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for canyoning

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for canyoning