frog kick

noun

Definition of frog kick

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

Examples of frog kick in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Other collisions are hard to avoid—like when anyone tries to swim around a breaststroker, with their wide sweeping frog kick. Laine Higgins, WSJ, 18 June 2021

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First Known Use of frog kick

1896, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of frog kick was in 1896

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“Frog kick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/frog%20kick. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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