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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A man who is the lover of a girl or young woman.

Usage examples (34)
  • I do have to say that I loved the photo of the young lady with her 'swain' in his kilt..very very classy.
  • There was no more chanting from the wells: only shuffle and creak, the cox'swain's count, the thresh of the wheels overside.
  • Your "swain" is a criminal and is blackmailing you?
  • Every time you use the word "swain" I think of the word "swine." for more
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