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Princeton's WordNet

  1. freestylenoun

    a race (as in swimming) in which each contestant has a free choice of the style to use


  1. freestylenoun

    A swimming event in which the contestants may choose any stroke.

  2. freestylenoun

    (By extension) The swimming stroke commonly referred to as the front crawl or the Australian crawl.

  3. freestylenoun

    A style of wrestling in which any non-injurious holds are permitted.

  4. freestylenoun

    A sports event where competitors can choose their own method of participation.

  5. freestylenoun

    A form of rapping in which the emcee makes up lyrics while rapping.

  6. freestylenoun

    Modifying programming code in production and quality assurance environments, violating the existing procedures for promoting the same.

  7. freestyleverb

    To improvise one's own style; to ad-lib .

  8. Etymology: free + style


  1. Freestyle

    Freestyle is a song written and recorded by American country music trio, Lady Antebellum. It was written Dave Haywood, Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott and Shane McAnally, and co-produded by Nathan Chapman. The song serves as the second single for the trio's sixth studio album, 747 and was released on October 20, 2014.


  1. freestyle

    Freestyle generally refers to a style or form of activity, particularly in artistic or sports categories, where individuals are allowed to express themselves without strictly adhering to established or conventional rules. It emphasizes individuality, creativity, and flexibility, allowing the use of various techniques and methods. This term is commonly used in contexts such as swimming, dance, rapping, and more.


  1. Freestyle

    Freestyle, in Monster Truck competition, is an event where the goal is to perform tricks and stunts with the truck in order to demonstrate driver skill and truck capability. Some freestyle events are judged competitions, while others are merely exhibitions.

Rap Dictionary

  1. freestyleverb

    Freestyling is when an MC flows with lyrics right off the top of his or her head. It is impromptu and spontaneous and only the most creative rhymers can do it well. It is also a kind of competition between MC's because you have to be good to bust a good freestyle. It helps to keep MC's on their toes too, because it is like practice. We gonna do a little freestyle for y'all, and it go like this -- Schoolly D (Cuttin' and Scratchin'). Freestyle Rolling A style of rolling (rollerblading); an improvised or non-traditional style or trick.

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  1. freestyle

    Song lyrics by freestyle -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by freestyle on the Lyrics.com website.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of freestyle in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of freestyle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of freestyle in a Sentence

  1. Andy Stuart announced:

    We really saw it resonate, and we really felt there was an opportunity to differentiate Norwegian Sky in the three- and four-day market to make it an all-inclusive product, we think our guests are going to get on board and feel more freestyle. It takes away the stress of who’s going to buy this round of drinks?

  2. Laura Donaldson:

    If freestyle super pipes are formed from snow-making machines in a poor season, the walls of the pipe are solid, vertical ice and the pipe floor is solid ice, this is dangerous for athletes, some have died.

  3. Coke Brand:

    We're always looking at multiple ways to vet and learn more about what consumers are looking for, freestyle is not our only way of getting that information, but it's definitely one of our favorite ways.

  4. Steve Irwin:

    Sometimes during rehearsals it feels like there are three people in the room, derek put that in this freestyle, and I feel that Dad is with me every day.

  5. Bob Chapek:

    In Florida, we reject these lies and recognize Sarasota's Emma Weyant as the best women's swimmer in the 500y freestyle.

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