Swimming a stroke performed, while lying sideways in the water, by working the arms alternately backward and forward while executing a scissors kick with the legs
A swimming stroke in which a person swims on one side and thrusts the arms forward and downward alternately while performing a scissors kick.
intransitive verbside·stroked, side·strok·ing, side·strokes
To swim with a sidestroke.
- A swimming stroke swum on the swimmer's side.