trudgen stroke

noun (1)
trud·​gen stroke | \ ˈtrə-jən- How to pronounce trudgen stroke (audio) \

Definition of trudgen stroke

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a swimming stroke consisting of alternating overarm strokes and a scissors kick

trudgen crawl

noun (2)
trud·​gen crawl | \ ˈtrəjən-\

Definition of trudgen crawl (Entry 2 of 2)

: a crawl stroke in which a scissors kick is combined with the flutter kick

First Known Use of trudgen stroke

Noun (1)

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for trudgen stroke

Noun (1)

John Trudgen †1902 English swimmer

Noun (2)

after John Trudgen, 19th century English amateur swimmer

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