Swimming meaning

swĭmĭng
Swimming is defined as using your arms and legs to move through water.

When you do the backstroke or breaststroke in your pool, this is an example of swimming.

verb
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The activity of moving oneself through water using one's arms and legs while buoyed up by the water, carried out by humans for amusement, exercise, sport or entertainment.
noun
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Of, for, or used in swimming.
adjective
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The action of the verb "to swim".

The swimming of my head the day after heavy drinking.

noun
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Present participle of swim.
verb
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3
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Relating to or used in swimming.
adjective
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The act, sport, or technique of one that swims.
noun
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The act, practice, sport, etc. of a person or animal that swims.
noun
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That swims.
adjective
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Capable of swimming.

Swimming insects.

adjective
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Dizziness.
noun
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Affected with a dizzy, whirling sensation.
adjective
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