synchronized swimming
noun Date: 1950 swimming in which the movements of one or more swimmers are synchronized with a musical accompaniment so as to form changing patterns • synchronized swimmer noun

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  • synchronized swimming — n. a sport in which the movements of one or more swimmers are synchronized to musical accompaniment: formal competition includes the compulsory display of standard movements …   English World dictionary

  • synchronized swimming — n [U] a sport in which swimmers move in patterns in the water to music …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • synchronized swimming — ► NOUN ▪ a sport in which teams of swimmers perform coordinated movements in time to music …   English terms dictionary

  • synchronized swimming — 1. a sport growing out of water ballet in which swimmers, in solo, duet, and team efforts, complete various required figures by performing motions in relatively stationary positions, along with a freestyle competition, with the contestants… …   Universalium

  • synchronized swimming — noun : exhibition swimming in which the movements of one or more swimmers are synchronized with a musical accompaniment so as to form changing patterns in the manner of dancers * * * noun [noncount] : a sport in which swimmers move together in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • synchronized swimming — N UNCOUNT Synchronized swimming is a sport in which two or more people perform complicated and carefully planned movements in water in time to music. (in BRIT, also use synchronised swimming) …   English dictionary

  • synchronized swimming — syn′chronized swim′ming n. spog a sport in which swimmers complete various figures and synchronized movements to music and are judged for body position, control, and the degree of difficulty of the moves …   From formal English to slang

  • synchronized swimming — noun A swimming event where more than one swimmer dances in the water …   Wiktionary

  • synchronized swimming — syn|chro|nized swim|ming [ ,sıŋkrə,naızd swımıŋ ] noun uncount a sport in which two or more swimmers perform complicated movements to music at the same time as each other …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • synchronized swimming — n. sport in which swimmers perform simultaneous movements in water …   English contemporary dictionary

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