channel-hop

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channel-hop
 
vb , -hops, -hopping, -hopped
(intr) to change television channels repeatedly using a remote control device

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Main Entry:  Channel-hop1
Part of Speech:  v
Definition:  to travel across the English Channel for a day of shopping, sightseeing, etc. in mainland Europe, esp. France
Usage:  UK; Channel-hopped, Channel-hopping, Channel-hopper n
Main Entry:  channel-hop2
Part of Speech:  v
Definition:  to use a remote control to cycle through television channels or watch several programs simultaneously; also called channel-surf
Example:  He channel-hopped so much it made me dizzy.
Usage:  channel-hopped, channel-hopping, channel-hopper n
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