- have a certain musical rhythm
- live in a lively, modern, and relaxed style
- hang freely
- change direction with a swinging motion; turn
- be a social swinger; socialize a lot
- play with a subtle and intuitively felt sense of rhythm
- move or walk in a swinging or swaying manner
- hit or aim at with a sweeping arm movement
- engage freely in promiscuous sex, often with the husband or wife of one's friends
- a jaunty rhythm in music
- a state of steady vigorous action that is characteristic of an activity
- a sweeping blow or stroke
- mechanical device used as a plaything to support someone swinging back and forth
- a square dance figure; a pair of dancers join hands and dance around a point between them
- in baseball; a batter's attempt to hit a pitched ball
- influence decisively
- move in a curve or arc, usually with the intent of hitting
- make a big sweeping gesture or movement
- alternate dramatically between high and low values
- a style of jazz played by big bands popular in the 1930s; flowing rhythms but less complex than later styles of jazz
- the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually) hitting it
- changing location by moving back and forth
At every backward and forward swing the hideous links emitted a strident sound, which resembled a cry of rage
He is liable to abrupt swings in mood,eg from happiness to despair.
a swinging nightclub.
The little girl sat on the swing, swinging herself backwards and forwards.
To swing like pendulum
Grasp at a swinging rope
This time, the plan went with a bang(swing)
swing table abrator
"any of various devices with a swinging arm, as in a fireplace for suspending a pot."
He held the page aslant patiently, bending his senses and his will, his soft subject gaze at rest. The crooked skirt swinging whack by whack by whack