- competition in which any of the standard strokes may be used, according to the swimmer's choice.
- the crawl.
- freestone state,
Origin of freestyle
Examples from the Web for freestyle
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
- an amateur style of wrestling with an agreed set of rules
- Also called: all-in wrestlinga style of professional wrestling with no internationally agreed set of rules
1912, in swimming, in reference to a distance race in which the swimmers may use whatever stroke they choose; 1950 in general use, from free + style. As an adjective, from 1957; as a verb, by 1970 (in martial arts).