swing

Synonyms and related words:
Alexandrine, Ferris wheel, Long Melford, Zeitgeist, accent, accentuation, acid rock, act, acting, action, activism, activity, air space, alternate, amble, amphibrach, amphimacer, ample scope, anacrusis, anapest, animated, antispast, arsis, asking price, avant-garde jazz, avert, bacchius, back and fill, backhand, backhander, backstroke, bag, ballroom music, bang, barge, bash, bat, battledore and shuttlecock, be hanged, be promiscuous, bearing, bearish prices, beat, beating, bebop, behavior, belt, bend to, bias, bid price, biff, blank check, blow, blunder, bob, bobble, bolo punch, bonk, boogie-woogie, book value, bop, bowl along, brandish, bullish prices, bundle, cadence, cadency, caesura, call price, careen, career, carousel, carte blanche, cascade, catalexis, change, chase women, chloriamb, chloriambus, chop, chute-the-chutes, chutes, circle, circulate, circumrotate, circumvolute, clear, clear the hurdle, clearance, clip, closing price, clout, clump, coggle, colon, come about, come along, come and go, come on, coming and going, commit adultery, concert, conduce, contribute, contrive, cooking, counterpoint, country rock, course, crack, crank, cretic, current, cut, cut and thrust, cut the mustard, dactyl, dactylic hexameter, daggle, dance music, dance upon nothing, dances, dangle, dash, debauch, decline, deflect, depend, diaeresis, dig, dimeter, dint, dipody, direction, dispense, dispose, dissipate, divert, dochmiac, doing, drabble, drag, draggle, dramatico-musical, drape, drift, droop, drub, drubbing, drumming, ebb and flow, elbowroom, elegiac, elegiac couplet, elegiac pentameter, emphasis, employment, engineer, epitrite, exercise, face value, fall, falter, feint, feminine caesura, fetch about, field, fixed price, flail at, flail away at, flap, flapping, flash price, flaunt, float, flop, flounce, flounder, flourish, flourishing, flow, fluctuate, fluctuating, fluctuation, flurry, flutter, fly, flying horses, folk rock, foot, footslog, fornicate, free course, free hand, free play, free scope, full scope, full swing, function, functioning, fusillade, gait, gallop, get along, get by, get on, glacial movement, go, go about, go around, go on, go round, go through phases, going, groove, grovel, gyrate, gyre, hack it, halt, hang, hang down, hard rock, have a tendency, haymaker, head, headroom, heave, heel, heptameter, heptapody, heroic couplet, hexameter, hexapody, high, hippety-hop, hit, hit at, hitch, hitch and hike, hobble, hobbyhorse, home thrust, hook, hop, hot jazz, iamb, iambic, iambic pentameter, ictus, in full swing, incline, instrumental, ionic, issue par, issue price, jab, jazz, jazzy, jiggle, jingle, jive, jog, jolt, jump, kick the air, knack, knock, labor, lash out at, latitude, lead, lean, leeway, let drive at, let fly at, librate, libration, lick, lilt, limits, limp, line, lively, lock step, long rope, look to, lop, low, lumber, lunge, lunge at, lurch, main current, mainstream, mainstream jazz, make heavy weather, make it, make out, make the grade, manage, manage somehow, maneuver, maneuvering space, manipulate, margin, market price, market value, masculine caesura, measure, merry-go-round, meter, metrical accent, metrical foot, metrical group, metrical unit, metrics, metron, metronome, mince, mincing steps, molossus, mora, motion, movement, movements, moving, muddle through, musical suite, negotiate, no holds barred, nod, nominal value, number, numbers, nutate, occupation, offering price, on the hop, on the move, one-two, open space, opening price, operation, operations, orchestral, oscillate, oscillating, oscillation, oscillator, pace, paddle, paeon, par, par value, parity, pass, pass and repass, pattern, peg, pelt, pend, pendulate, pendulum, pentameter, pentapody, period, philander, piaffe, piaffer, pirouette, pitch, pitch and plunge, pitch and toss, pivot, pivot about, play, play jazz, plod, plunge, plunk, ply, point, point to, poke, poke at, pound, practice, prance, praxis, price, proceleusmatic, prosody, punch, put about, put over, put price, put through, pyrrhic, quantity, quotation, quoted price, rack, rag, ragtime, rake, rally, range, rap, rear, reciprocate, redound to, reel, resonate, revolve, rhyme, rhythm, rhythm-and-blues, rhythmic pattern, ride and tie, ring the changes, rock, rock-and-roll, rocker, rocking chair, rocking stone, roll, roller coaster, room, room to spare, rope, rotate, round, round-arm blow, roundabout, roundhouse, routine, run, sag, sashay, saunter, scend, scope, scrape along, screw, scuff, scuffle, scuttle, sea room, seesaw, seethe, serve, set, set toward, settling price, shake, shamble, sheer, shift, short-arm blow, show a tendency, shuffle, shuttle, shuttlecock, sidewinder, sidle, single-foot, skip, slam, sleep around, slink, slither, slog, slouch, slowness, slug, smack, smash, sock, space, spare room, spin, spondee, sprung rhythm, stab, stagger, stalk, stamp, stated value, step, stomp, straddle, straggle, stream, stress, stride, strike at, strike out at, stroke, stroll, strolling gait, struggle, strut, stumble, stump, succeed in, suffer hanging, suite, suite of dances, swag, swagger, swat, sway, swaying, sweep, swing at, swing on, swing round, swing the deal, swinging, swings, swipe, switch, swivel, symphonic, syncopate, syncopated, syncopated music, syncopation, syzygy, tattoo, teeter, teeter-totter, teeterboard, teetery-bender, tend, tenor, tetrameter, tetrapody, tetraseme, the general tendency, the main course, the new music, thesis, thrash about, thrust, thrust at, thump, thwack, time spirit, tittup, to-and-fro, toddle, tolerance, tone, toss, toss and tumble, toss and turn, totter, trail, traipse, tread, trend, tribrach, trick, trimeter, trip, tripody, triseme, trochee, trot, trudge, tumble, turn, turn a pirouette, turn about, turn around, turn round, turn tail, twist, under way, undulate, uppercut, vacillate, vary, veer, veer around, velocity, verge, vibrate, vibrating, vibration, vibrator, volte-face, volutation, waddle, wag, waggle, walk, wallop, wallow, wamble, wanton, warp, wave, waver, wavering, waving, wax and wane, way, weave, weep, welter, whack, wheel, wheel about, whip, whirl, whirligig, whop, whore, wibble-wabble, wide berth, wield, wiggle, wigwag, wind, wing, wobble, wobbling, womanize, work, work toward, working, workings, worry along, yaw, yerk, zigzag|

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  • swing — swing …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • swing — [ swiŋ ] n. m. • 1895; mot angl., de to swing « balancer » ♦ Anglic. I ♦ 1 ♦ Boxe Coup de poing donné en ramenant le bras de l extérieur à l intérieur. « Joe Mitchell, d un furieux swing du droit, fendit l arcade sourcilière de son adversaire »… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Swing — may refer to:ports* Swing bowling, a subtype of fast bowling in cricket * Golf swing * Baseball swing * Swing (boxing)Dance* Swing (dance) ** West Coast Swing ** East Coast Swing ** Lindy Hop ** Jive (dance)MusicKey concepts* Swung note, changes… …   Wikipedia

  • swing — [swiŋ] vi. swung, swinging [ME swingen < OE swingan, akin to Ger schwingen, to brandish < IE base * sweng , to curve, swing] 1. to sway or move backward and forward with regular movement, as a freely hanging object or a ship at anchor;… …   English World dictionary

  • Swing — Swing, n. 1. The act of swinging; a waving, oscillating, or vibratory motion of a hanging or pivoted object; oscillation; as, the swing of a pendulum. [1913 Webster] 2. Swaying motion from one side or direction to the other; as, some men walk… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swing — bezeichnet Swing (Musikrichtung), Musikrichtung, die in den 1930ern aus der Jazz Tanzmusik entstand Swing (Rhythmus), fließende Rhythmik, die eines der wesentlichsten Elemente des Jazz darstellt Swing (Tanz), Tanzstil, der in den 1930ern in den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • swing — ► VERB (past and past part. swung) 1) move back and forth or from side to side while or as if suspended. 2) move by grasping a support and leaping. 3) move in a smooth, curving line. 4) (swing at) attempt to hit or punch. 5) shift from one… …   English terms dictionary

  • Swing — Swing, v. t. 1. To cause to swing or vibrate; to cause to move backward and forward, or from one side to the other. [1913 Webster] He swings his tail, and swiftly turns his round. Dryden. [1913 Webster] They get on ropes, as you must have seen… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swing — Swing, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Swung}; Archaic imp. {Swang}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Swinging}.] [OE. swingen, AS. swingan to scourge, to fly, to flutter; akin to G. schwingen to winnow, to swingle, oscillate, sich schwingen to leap, to soar, OHG. swingan… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • swing — vb 1 Swing, wave, flourish, brandish, shake, thrash are comparable when they mean to wield or to handle something so that it moves alternately backward and forward or upward and downward or around and around. Swing often implies regular… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Swing-by — auch: Swing|by 〈[ baı] n. 15; Raumf.〉 = Fly by [<engl. swing by „kurz vorbeischauen“] * * * Swing by   [ baɪ, englisch], Raumfahrt: das Fly by. * * * Swịng by [... baɪ], das; s, s [engl. swing by, eigtl. = das Vorüberschwingen] (Raumf.): ↑ …   Universal-Lexikon

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