Definición de breaststroke en inglés:

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breaststroke

Pronunciación: /ˈbres(t)ˌstrōk/

sustantivo

[in singular]
1A style of swimming on one’s front, in which the arms are pushed forward and then swept back in a circular movement, while the legs are tucked in toward the body and then kicked out in a corresponding movement.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • I walked away, mentally praising myself for putting in those long hours working on my breaststroke kick.
  • There were individual medleys, as well as backstroke, butterfly, breaststroke and freestyle events.
  • When I recovered, I headed at a fast breaststroke towards the side, but I got a side cramp.
1.1 (the breaststroke) A race, typically of a specified length or kind, in which the breaststroke style of swimming is used: she won the 200 m breaststroke
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We've had two meets so far and the women's team has won both of them and I've won the breaststroke races.
  • She has the fastest time nationally in both the 100-metre and 200-metre breaststroke.
  • The captain led the way, winning in the 200 m individual medley and 200 m breaststroke.

Derivados

breaststroker

sustantivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The two British breaststrokers both qualified for tonight's final.
  • These ladies were champion breaststrokers and divers in their youth, dominating national competitions.
  • The backstroker is first, the breaststroker is second, the butterflier is third, and the freestyler is last.

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División en sílabas: breast·stroke

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