Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (v) swing (move in a curve or arc, usually with the intent of hitting) "He swung his left fist"; "swing a bat"
- S: (v) swing, sway (move or walk in a swinging or swaying manner) "He swung back"
- S: (v) swing (change direction with a swinging motion; turn) "swing back"; "swing forward"
- S: (v) swing, swing over (influence decisively) "This action swung many votes over to his side"
- S: (v) swing, sweep, swing out (make a big sweeping gesture or movement)
- S: (v) dangle, swing, drop (hang freely) "the ornaments dangled from the tree"; "The light dropped from the ceiling"
- S: (v) swing (hit or aim at with a sweeping arm movement) "The soccer player began to swing at the referee"
- S: (v) swing (alternate dramatically between high and low values) "his mood swings"; "the market is swinging up and down"
- S: (v) swing (live in a lively, modern, and relaxed style) "The Woodstock generation attempted to swing freely"
- S: (v) swing (have a certain musical rhythm) "The music has to swing"
- S: (v) swing, get around (be a social swinger; socialize a lot)
- S: (v) swing (play with a subtle and intuitively felt sense of rhythm)
- S: (v) swing (engage freely in promiscuous sex, often with the husband or wife of one's friends) "There were many swinging couples in the 1960's"
- S: (v) singe, swinge (burn superficially or lightly) "I singed my eyebrows"
- S: (adj) lilting, swinging, swingy, tripping (characterized by a buoyant rhythm) "an easy lilting stride"; "the flute broke into a light lilting air"; "a swinging pace"; "a graceful swingy walk"; "a tripping singing measure"