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Synonyms for swingingswing·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. swing, swinging, vacillationadjective

    changing location by moving back and forth

    hesitation, golf stroke, lilt, baseball swing, golf shot, wavering, jive, cut, vacillation, swing, swing music

    unrhythmical, unrhythmic

  2. lilting, swinging, swingy, trippingadjective

    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"

    tripping, swingy, lightsome, lilting, light

    unrhythmical, unrhythmic

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. swingingadjective

    oscillatory, oscillating, vibratory

  2. swingingnoun

    oscillation, vibration

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "swinging":

    oscillation, tail

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How to use swinging in a sentence?

  1. Dustin Johnson:

    I've got a lot of confidence in the game right now, i feel like I'm swinging really well.

  2. Danny Romero:

    All the faculty, all the staff — they’re educated in what this place has been and what it is, so that anybody that walks through( those) swinging doors, can learn rather quickly about where they are.

  3. Peter Astleford:

    The pendulum towards more onerous rules in the U.S. has stopped swinging. There is, at best, only very limited evidence of this in Europe.

  4. Larry Glickman:

    We're in a moment where the pendulum is [ swinging ] towards a more favorable view of what government can do.

  5. Dwane Casey:

    I thought we were going to go down with the guys that were swinging, that group was giving it to us physically -- what did( Indiana) score in the fourth quarter ? Nine points ? They were just scrapping and that's what the playoffs are about : fight, toughness and for whatever reason we didn't start the game that way.

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