Definition of channel-surfing in English:

channel-surfing

noun

informal
  • See channel-surf

    • ‘In other words, channel-surfing will become a just-in-time service, where you request and access each video stream on demand every time you flip to the next channel.’
    • ‘Till not so long ago TV viewers had so many channels to choose from that channel-surfing almost came to be taken for granted.’
    • ‘So how did I account for such channel-surfing in the diary?’
    • ‘After some channel-surfing, they stumbled upon the announcements live.’
    • ‘But on a recent Saturday morning, I found myself channel-surfing for about 15 minutes.’

Pronunciation

channel-surfing

/ˈtʃan(ə)lˌsəːfɪŋ/