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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

Synonyms for swing

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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Player's swings are filmed at the beginning of the lesson and then again at the end with noticeable improvement.
He sets up HotLines, reference lines customized to each golfer's swing.
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Winter is no time for your golf game to go into hibernation," said Rotary Swing founder Chuck Quinton.
The A Swing, like hickory to steel and persimmon to metal heads, is a revolutionary advance in golf instruction.
Our swing is made of plastic, but there is a textured surface and a special shape, that allows their feet to get a good grip.
The James Greenop Foundation, set up following the death of Everton FC fan James after he was knocked down on Speke Road, Garston last October, donated the final PS500 needed to buy a swing for his garden.
As secretary Barbara Burnby explains: "We are all classicallytrained musicians and most of us hadn't played swing before.
I've rebuilt my swing a number of times over the years and use this technology to gauge my development and help with my swing transitions," Woods said.
Although decreased arm swing during gait is the most frequently reported motor dysfunction in individuals with PD, quantitative descriptions of gait in early PD have largely ignored upper extremity movements.
The wheels of swing set construction apparently move very, very, very slowly.
GET into the swing of lazing away summer days with the best hammocks and rockers.
I HAVE had an email from a golfer who says: 'When I take my practice swing it is a full swing, but when I come to strike the ball I only do a half swing.
From Tiger Woods -- even though we don't think he could possibly get any better -- to you and me, we all want a smoother swing, steadier putter and lower score.