Definition of solo climbing in English:

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solo climbing

Pronunciation:

noun

The sport of climbing unaided by ropes and other equipment, and without the assistance of other people.
Example sentences
  • The basic games include: bouldering, indoor climbing, free rock climbing, trad rock climbing, solo climbing aid climbing, ice climbing and alpine climbing.
  • At the other end it encompasses such suicidal pursuits as solo climbing and high-level mountaineering.
  • I was into solo climbing for a while, but what happens then is that when you go and do these things, and have these amazing experiences, it can be difficult to socialise.

Derivatives

solo climber

noun
Example sentences
  • As a technical solo climber, my life literally depended on the sturdiness of my gear, and I took great care in its construction.
  • Once we topped out, we looked back at the solo climber trailing behind us and wondered how he would do.
  • They provide an inexpensive option for small teams and solo climbers to realize their dreams.

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Syllabification: so·lo climb·ing

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