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swingswing2 โ—โ—โ—‹ noun ๐Ÿ”Š ๐Ÿ”Š 1 swing.jpg seat with ropes [countable]DLO a seat hanging from ropes or chains, usually used by children to play on by moving it forwards and backwards using their legs ๐Ÿ”Š kids playing on the swings ๐Ÿ”Š a porch swing2 movement [countable]MOVE something OR somebody a curved movement made with your arm, leg etc ๐Ÿ”Š He took a swing at (=tried to hit) my head and missed. ๐Ÿ”Š the swing of her hips as she walked3 change [countable]CHANGE YOUR MIND a noticeable change in opinions or emotionsswing to/towards/between etc ๐Ÿ”Š a big swing towards right-wing ideology ๐Ÿ”Š She suffers from mood swings.4 sports [singular]DSG the movement you make when you hit the ball in golf, baseball, or some other sports ๐Ÿ”Š I spent months correcting my swing.5 music [uncountable]APM a type of dance music played by a big band in the 1930s and 1940s that is similar to jazz6 โ†’ get into the swing of it/things7 โ†’ be in full swing8 โ†’ go with a swing9 โ†’ swings and roundabouts
Examples from the Corpus
swingโ€ข With a heavy swing of the mallet, he drove the post into the ground.โ€ข There has been a huge swing in public opinion on the issue.โ€ข Ed said he could help me with my swing.took a swing atโ€ข Apparently a customer took a swing at the salesman.mood swingsโ€ข Only a few years, and Roth will have to cope with Big Mac's adolescent mood swings.โ€ข It gives you enormous mood swings, which nobody told me about.โ€ข Already, they have contributed to great national mood swings.โ€ข The picture is often one of violent and rapid mood swings in response to stress.โ€ข Blake was becoming tired of the stranger's mood swings.โ€ข When we suffer premenstrual symptoms, such as severe mood swings, our desire for sweet and starchy carbohydrates may surge.โ€ข They caused me to have terrible mood swings and it put my relationship with Stuart under a lot of strain.โ€ข Depression During adolescence, emotions are strong and teenagers often experience violent mood swings, including bouts of depression.