What does swizzle mean?

Definitions for swizzleˈswɪz əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. swizzle(noun)

    any of various tall frothy mixed drinks made usually of rum and lime juice and sugar shaken with ice


  1. swizzle(Noun)

    A name for various kinds of alcoholic drinks.

  2. swizzle(Verb)

    To stir or mix.

    She swizzled the milk into her coffee.

  3. swizzle(Verb)

    To permute bits.

  4. swizzle(Verb)

    To convert portable symbols or positions to memory-dependent pointers during deserialization.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swizzle(verb)

    to drink; to swill

  2. Swizzle(noun)

    ale and beer mixed; also, drink generally

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Swizzle

    swiz′l, v.i. to drink to excess.—n. a mixed or compounded drink.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. swizzle

    To convert external names, array indices, or references within a data structure into address pointers when the data structure is brought into main memory from external storage (also called pointer swizzling); this may be done for speed in chasing references or to simplify code (e.g., by turning lots of name lookups into pointer dereferences). The converse operation is sometimes termed unswizzling. See also snap.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swizzle in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swizzle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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