frog kick
noun Date: 1940 a breaststroke kick executed with the knees primarily turned outward and the legs alternately separated and closed

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • frog kick — frog′ kick n. Swimming. spo a type of kick in which the legs are bent at the knees, extended outward, and then brought together forcefully …   From formal English to slang

  • frog kick — n. a kick used in swimming in which the legs are drawn up and spread outward at the knees and then extended and brought together with a snap …   English World dictionary

  • frog kick — noun a swimming kick; knees are drawn upward and outward so the legs can be brought together when fully extended • Hypernyms: ↑swimming kick • Part Holonyms: ↑breaststroke * * * noun : the breaststroke kick when it is executed with the hip joints …   Useful english dictionary

  • Frog kick — The frog kick is a swimming action sometimes used by scuba divers when they are swimming near a soft silty seabed or lakebed which they do not want to stir up damaging the visibility. It is like the swimming action of a frog or the leg part of… …   Wikipedia

  • frog kick — /ˈfrɒg kɪk/ (say frog kik) noun a type of swimming kick in which the legs are extended forcefully outwards, and then brought together again with the knees bent …   Australian English dictionary

  • frog kick — type of a swimming kick; swimming breaststroke kick performed with the knees turned outward and the legs separated and then brought together …   English contemporary dictionary

  • frog kick — Swimming. a type of kick in which the legs are bent at the knees, extended outward, and then brought together forcefully. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • Frog Splash — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt wurde wegen inhaltlicher Mängel auf der Qualitätssicherungsseite des Wrestling Portals eingetragen. Dies geschieht, um die Qualität der Artikel aus dem Themengebiet Wrestling auf ein akzeptables Niveau zu bringen.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • swimming kick — noun a movement of the legs in swimming • Hypernyms: ↑kick, ↑kicking • Hyponyms: ↑flutter kick, ↑frog kick, ↑dolphin kick, ↑scissors kick, ↑thrash …   Useful english dictionary

  • Drop-Kick — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt wurde wegen inhaltlicher Mängel auf der Qualitätssicherungsseite des Wrestling Portals eingetragen. Dies geschieht, um die Qualität der Artikel aus dem Themengebiet Wrestling auf ein akzeptables Niveau zu bringen.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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