Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 12:39

silver surfer

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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.

NounEdit

silver surfer (plural silver surfers)

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