Meaning of backcrawl in English:


Pronunciation /ˈbakkrɔːl/


another term for backstroke
‘He won both the backcrawl and freestyle events and was runner-up in breaststroke and butterfly.’
  • ‘He won the 14-15 age group 200 metres individual medley and added silvers in the 100m backcrawl, in a personal best time, and the 100m freestyle.’
  • ‘Lauren also was third in the backcrawl.’
  • ‘She was placed second in the l00m backcrawl.’
  • ‘She too picked up second places in backcrawl and freestyle.’