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1. free-swimming

adjective. (of animals) able to swim about; not attached.

Synonyms

  • vagile

Antonyms

  • attached
  • connected

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Words that Rhyme with Swimming Stroke

  • provoke
  • misspoke
  • revoke
  • invoke
  • stoke
  • spoke
  • snoke
  • smoke
  • smoak
  • schroeck
  • schmoke
  • laroque
  • larocque
  • evoke
  • droke
  • croke
  • croak
  • cloke
  • cloak
  • broke
  • bloke
  • baroque
  • awoke
  • yolk
  • yoke
  • yoak
  • wouk
  • wolk
  • woke
  • szoke

Example sentences of the word swimming-stroke


1. Noun Phrase
Temporarily avoiding the swimming stroke that caused the injury in the first place is an important part of treatment.

2. swimming

noun. ['ˈswɪmɪŋ'] the act of swimming.

Synonyms

  • swim
  • bathe
  • floating
  • skin diving
  • diving
  • plunge
  • skinny-dip
  • dip
  • natation
  • aquatics
  • dive
  • water sport

Antonyms

  • committed
  • fixed
  • immobile
  • ascend

3. stroke

verb. ['ˈstroʊk'] touch lightly and repeatedly, as with brushing motions.

Synonyms

  • lick
  • caress
  • fondle
  • touch

Antonyms

  • allopatry
  • sympatry
  • absence
  • misfortune

Etymology

  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. stroke

noun. ['ˈstroʊk'] (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand.

Synonyms

  • maneuver
  • follow-through
  • golf stroke
  • cannon
  • swipe
  • tennis shot
  • shot
  • swing
  • masse shot
  • play
  • undercut
  • manoeuvre
  • cut
  • tennis stroke
  • masse
  • carom
  • miscue
  • golf shot
  • break

Antonyms

  • tightness
  • immovability
  • immovableness
  • buy

Etymology

  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. stroke

noun. ['ˈstroʊk'] the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam.

Synonyms

  • outstroke
  • instroke
  • movement
  • cam stroke
  • motion

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • keep quiet
  • function
  • unify

Etymology

  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. stroke

noun. ['ˈstroʊk'] a light touch with the hands.

Synonyms

  • caress
  • stroking
  • touch

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • enlist
  • colorless
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. stroke

noun. ['ˈstroʊk'] a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain.

Synonyms

  • hemorrhagic stroke
  • apoplexy
  • haemorrhagic stroke
  • ischaemic stroke
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • cerebral hemorrhage
  • attack
  • ischemic stroke

Antonyms

  • conform to
  • enrich
  • attach
  • disappear

Etymology

  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. stroke

noun. ['ˈstroʊk'] a light touch.

Synonyms

  • touch

Antonyms

  • respect
  • explode

Etymology

  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. stroke

verb. ['ˈstroʊk'] strike a ball with a smooth blow.

Synonyms

  • strike

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • ending

Etymology

  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. stroke

noun. ['ˈstroʊk'] anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause.

Synonyms

  • occurrence
  • chance event
  • accident
  • good luck
  • happening
  • happenstance
  • coincidence
  • hap
  • lottery
  • happy chance
  • break
  • natural event
  • fortuity

Antonyms

  • unabridged
  • unmown
  • untrimmed
  • presence

Etymology

  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))
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