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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A swimming stroke in which the arms move forward and backward while the legs do a scissors kick.

Usage examples (19)
  • I fought the cold and the swell and built a kind of sidestroke rhythm.
  • I tried alternating breast and sidestroke with an occasional crawl every ten laps.
  • It wasn't that I didn't have the strength, it was that I never swam sidestroke enough for it to be natural.
  • Then, still grasping her under the arms, he started to work his way toward the bank with a one-arm sidestroke. for more
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