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  1. swapverb

    quid pro quo, barter, trade

  2. swapnoun

    A roughly equal exchange of two comparable things.

    exchange, trade, switch, barter, quid pro quo

  3. swapverb

    To exchange or give (something) in an exchange (for something else).

    barter, quid pro quo, trade

Princeton's WordNet

  1. barter, swap, swop, tradeverb

    an equal exchange

    "we had no money so we had to live by barter"

    business deal, deal, swop, patronage, trade wind, barter, trade, craft

  2. trade, swap, swop, switchverb

    exchange or give (something) in exchange for

    merchandise, change, throw, interchange, tack, alternate, deal, shift, switch over, exchange, trade in, flip-flop, trade, switch, sell, change over, flip, swop

  3. swapverb

    move (a piece of a program) into memory, in computer science

    trade, swop, switch

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  1. swapverb

    [Colloquial.. Written also Swop.] exchange, barter, trade

  2. swapnoun

    exchange, barter, barter-trade

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. swapverb

    exchange, trade

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How to use swap in a sentence?

  1. Larisa Latynina:

    She was a phenomenal sportswoman, vera and I were friends and we would give each other presents. We would also swap vinyl records.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Dream BIG! If your dreams of today make you feel comfortable and don't scare you at all, they're not BIG. It's about time now to swap those for new Dreams that are bigger and better.

  3. Marco Santamaria:

    I don't think it makes sense to engage in the swap, when you can execute at better prices in the market, most issuers give you an incentive to participate in a swap and/or new issue... here you are paying a premium. I don't get it.

  4. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop:

    I asked for a pause in their preparations for the executions of Mr Sukumaran and Mr Chan so that we could explore some kind of prisoner swap, or prisoner transfer, or a swap of their Indonesian prisoners who are in jail in Australia for a stay of execution for Mr Sukumaran and Mr Chan.

  5. Edie Bornstein:

    We want to take prudent measures, so even if things change tomorrow, if we could swap Nassau for Havana on an itinerary, we would want to consider safety first, regulations first.

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