Definition for SWING

SWING, v.t.

  1. To make to play loosely; to cause to wave or vibrate; as, a body suspended in the air.
  2. To whirl round in the air. Swing thee in air, then dash thee down. – Milton.
  3. To wave; to move to and fro; as, a man swings his arm when he walks. He swings his tail, and swiftly turns him round. – Dryden.
  4. To brandish; to flourish.

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