- competition in which any of the standard strokes may be used, according to the swimmer's choice.
- the crawl.
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OTHER WORDS FROM freestylefreestyler, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for freestyle
So dominant in the longer distances, Ledecky has seen the gap close between her and the top international competition in the four-plus years since she won gold in the 200-meter freestyle at the Rio de Janeiro Games.
For longer races, such as the 1,200-meter freestyle, competitors were taken by boat to a wooden raft in the bay.First modern Olympics, 125 years ago, was nothing like today’s huge spectacle|Fred Bowen|April 7, 2021|Washington Post
Cox, who won the freestyle Olympic bronze at 86 kilograms and then won world championships in 2018 and 2019 at 92 kg, was facing a tough road to go back to the Olympics because 92 kg is not an Olympic weight.Top American wrestler J’den Cox misses weight at trials, ending Olympic hopes|Les Carpenter|April 2, 2021|Washington Post
She kicked off this week’s TYR Pro Swim Series meet in San Antonio with her most dominant event, the 1,500-meter freestyle, and despite the long layoff, Ledecky was her usual dominant self.
In addition to the 1,500 and the 4x200 freestyle relay, she also will target the 200-, 400- and 800-meter freestyle races.
Five years later she would be the first woman to win a Monster Jam Finals Championship in the freestyle category.The Moms of Monster Jam Drive Trucks, Buck Macho Culture|Eliza Krigman|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Freestyle co-president Mark Borde says the film specifically targets the “underserved” Christian-singles community.
Freestyle is surely hoping for a repeat of that faith-driven success.
IMPROVISATION Robert Iscove: Those kids made up that freestyle rap scene!‘She’s All That' 15th Anniversary: Cast and Crew Reminisce About the Making of the ‘90s Classic|Marlow Stern|January 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
J. Cole—“Jodeci (Freestyle)” Haim—“The Wire” Phoenix — “Trying to Be Cool” Arctic Monkeys—“Do I Wanna Know?”The 13 Best Songs of 2013: Lorde, Kanye West, Beyoncé, and More|Marlow Stern|December 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for freestyle
- an amateur style of wrestling with an agreed set of rules
- Also called: all-in wrestling a style of professional wrestling with no internationally agreed set of rules