a swimming kick in which the legs make rapid alternate up-and-down movements while the knees remain rigid, as in the crawl.
a type of kick used in certain swimming strokes, such as the crawl, in which the legs are held straight and alternately moved up and down rapidly in the water
noun, Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S. 1. a flutter wheel, especially a small one designed as a child’s plaything.
noun 1. a waterwheel at the bottom of a chute, turned by the falling water.
[fluht-uh-ree] /ˈflʌt ə ri/ adjective 1. ; apt to . /ˈflʌtərɪ/ adjective 1. flapping rapidly; fluttering 2. showing nervousness or excitement 3. light or insubstantial
[floo-tee] /ˈflu ti/ adjective, flutier, flutiest. 1. having the tone and rather high pitch variation of a : a person of fastidious manner and fluty voice.