Definition of crow hop in English:

crow hop

Syllabification: crow hop


  • 1A short jump with both feet together.
  • 1.1A jump by a horse with its back arched and its legs stiffened.
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    • The saddle bronc had made two little crow hops onto the stampede grounds, but that was all.
  • 1.2In diving, a generally unlawful movement in which the diver’s feet leave the springboard before the execution of the dive.
  • 1.3 Baseball A movement in which the fielder’s momentum is enhanced through a quick pivot and step.
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    • Maryanne was teaching them to do crow hops in centerfield.
    • To put a little extra power into your fielding plays, take a crow hop to add some zip to your throw.
    • In a properly executed crow hop, there are some key mechanics to be aware of.

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