how to pronounce backstroke

/bˈækstɹˌoʊk/

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meanings

noun:

  1. A swimming stroke swum lying on one's back, while rotating both arms through the water as to propel the swimmer backwards.
  2. The pull on the tail of the rope that swings the bell through a full circle (compare handstroke).

verb:

  1. To swim the backstroke.

words with pronunciation similar to backstroke

The similarity is measured in the number of changed sounds (added, deleted, or replaced) between two transcriptions.

backtrack/bˈæktɹˌæk/, 2 changes.
backstop/bˈækstˌɑp/, 3 changes.
gastric/ɡˈæstɹɪk/, 3 changes.
backstitch/bˈækstɪtʃ/, 3 changes.
keystroke/kˈistɹˌoʊk/, 3 changes.


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