freestyle
noun Usage: often attributive Date: circa 1934 1. a competition in which the contestant is given more latitude than in related events; especially swimming competition in which the swimmer may use any stroke 2. crawl 2 • freestyler noun

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  • freestyle — [frē′stīl΄] adj. Sports not limited to a specified style, pattern of movement, etc. n. 1. a) a freestyle competition b) Swimming a race in which contestants may use any stroke but most use the crawl 2. a style of wrestling in which any hold or… …   English World dictionary

  • FreeStyle — is a no cost design show on HGTV (Home and Garden Television) where interior decorators and designers de clutter, reorganize and move furniture and accessories around in a room, to give homeowners a dramatic new look without spending a dime! The… …   Wikipedia

  • freestyle — 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 (Cf. free) + STYLE (Cf. style). As an adjective, from 1957; as a verb, by 1970 (in martial arts) …   Etymology dictionary

  • freestyle — /friˈstail, ingl. ˈfriːˌstaɪl/ [vc. ingl., comp. di free «libero» e style «stile»] s. m. inv. (sport) sci acrobatico □ (nuoto) stile libero, crawl □ (danza) street dance, break dance, hip hop …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • freestyle — ► NOUN ▪ denoting a contest, race, or type of sport in which there are few restrictions on the style or technique that competitors employ …   English terms dictionary

  • Freestyle — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. L adjectif freestyle (en français « style libre ») est utilisé pour décrire une activité (souvent individuelle), pour laquelle un participant… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Freestyle — Free|style 〈[fri:staıl] m.; s; unz.; Sp.〉 freigewählter Stil [engl., „Freistil“] * * * Free|style, der; [s], s, Free Style, der; [s], s [ fri:sta̮il ; engl. freestyle, aus: free = frei und style = Stil] (Sport): 1. Trickskilaufen. 2. freier ↑… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • freestyle — [[t]fri͟ːstaɪl[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Freestyle is used to describe sports competitions, especially in swimming, wrestling, and skiing, in which competitors can use any style or method that they like when they take part. ...the 100m freestyle swimming… …   English dictionary

  • freestyle — I UK [ˈfriːstaɪl] / US [ˈfrɪˌstaɪl] adjective 1) in swimming, using the crawl the 800 metres freestyle champion 2) in sports, using whatever style or method you want to Derived word: freestyle UK / US adverb II UK [ˈfriːstaɪl] / US [ˈfrɪˌstaɪl]… …   English dictionary

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