Definition of backcrawl in English:

backcrawl

noun

  • another term for backstroke
    • ‘She was placed second in the l00m backcrawl.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘She too picked up second places in backcrawl and freestyle.’
    • ‘Lauren also was third in the backcrawl.’

Pronunciation

backcrawl

/ˈbakkrɔːl/