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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To cause (something grasped or attached at one point) to move vigorously through a wide circle or arc. (past)

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : a swing record
  • The word swung back and forth in my thoughts as I veered off to follow the least-used trails, sometimes just going through the woods.
  • A mean-looking submachinegun swung from a sling on his back.
  • The name swung her back to the original purpose of this visit. for more
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