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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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ML: The movement of a bat, racket, etc. toward the rear of a player in preparation for the forward movement with which the ball is struck

Usage examples (33)
  • He closed with a par, getting a break when given relief on his second shot because his backswing was affected by a tree stake.
  • One hiccup in your backswing, and you're finished.
  • Ouch, he hits on her on he foreswing and the backswing.
  • Bubba increased his backswing and put his hips into it. for more
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