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Synonyms for swing

turn

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hit out

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hang

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swaying

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change

in full swing

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Synonyms for swing

to move rhythmically back and forth suspended or as if suspended from above

to fasten or be fastened at one point with no support from below

to change the direction or course of

to turn or cause to turn in place, as on a hinge or fixed point, tracing an arclike path

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to change one's attitudes or policies, for example

to execute by suspending by the neck

to bring about and carry to a successful conclusion

an area within which something or someone exists, acts, or has influence or power

the patterned, recurring alternation of contrasting elements, such as stressed and unstressed notes in music

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a state of steady vigorous action that is characteristic of an activity

mechanical device used as a plaything to support someone swinging back and forth

a sweeping blow or stroke

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changing location by moving back and forth

a style of jazz played by big bands popular in the 1930s

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a jaunty rhythm in music

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in baseball

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move in a curve or arc, usually with the intent of hitting

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move or walk in a swinging or swaying manner

change direction with a swinging motion

influence decisively

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make a big sweeping gesture or movement

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hang freely

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hit or aim at with a sweeping arm movement

alternate dramatically between high and low values

live in a lively, modern, and relaxed style

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have a certain musical rhythm

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be a social swinger

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play with a subtle and intuitively felt sense of rhythm

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engage freely in promiscuous sex, often with the husband or wife of one's friends

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Lapsed health nuts are getting back into the swing of things, said gym owner Frank Cuva.
I had those 50-55 minutes against Treviso, I was solid, played well and I'm just getting back into the swing of things with the club and how Leo Cullen, Girvan Dempsey and the backroom staff want me to play.
I'm hoping the plaster will be off quicker this time and then it will be a case of getting back into the swing of things.
I rode work at Ballydoyle and I'm looking forward to getting back into the swing of things at Fairyhouse.
But, after getting back into the swing of things in the past couple of weeks, including running 50.
I feel I'm just getting back into the swing of things now.
It's taken me a couple of games but I'm getting back into the swing of things now.
The main thing is getting back into the swing of things and I'm pretty sure there will be plenty of more good days to look forward to.
Eugene's been in this position before, starting, and he's coming out there, getting back into the swing of things, and I'm happy for him.
DONNA Air is getting back into the swing of things after her split with millionaire Damien Aspinall.
Jonny hasn't really had a chance to run with the team and after six weeks on the sidelines, we felt it would be better to delay things for another week or so to give him a chance of really getting back into the swing of things," said Andrew.
But this is a fresh start for me now and I'm just looking forward to getting back into the swing of things.
Players are coming back from holiday and starting training now, so people will be getting back into the swing of things this week.
Everything was going well for me up until I ruptured my knee ligaments in 1998 and it effectively took two years out of my career, but I am getting back into the swing of things now.