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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Swungpreterite and participle passive of swing.

    Her hand within her hair she wound,
    Swung her to earth, and dragg’d her on the ground. Addis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swung

    of Swing

  2. Swung

    imp. & p. p. of Swing

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Swung

    swung, pa.t. and pa.p. of swing.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'swung' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4767

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swung in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swung in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of swung in a Sentence

  1. Michael Church:

    Sentiment certainly had swung to a wildly negative scenario. In the short term, I ’m not sure the sentiment backdrop we’ve seen was warranted, what happens if there is not a recession ? What happens if China stabilizes and the Fed does n’t raise rates aggressively ?

  2. Jason Harper:

    He grabs the machete and pulls it out and swung at me, it [the knife] hit me right here in the face, but I ducked. Luckily I ducked a little bit, and he caught the side of my cheek.

  3. Andrew Smith:

    But there were only about 10,000 [voters], and based on the preliminary evidence, it was mostly older voters who tend to go conservative down here anyway, as opposed to the younger voters who might have swung the election in a different way had they shown up.

  4. Vali Nasr:

    The U.S. went from having a huge Middle East policy to having a minimal Middle East policy, the pendulum has swung the opposite way toward deliberate avoidance of any kind of vision for the region.

  5. White House:

    The Democrats are mad at James Comey for lots of reasons, they blame The Democrats for Hillary Clinton loss. I saw James Comey last night, and I said,' This guy swung an election ? I don't think so !' I definitely took away from that — James Comey struggled to even answer basic questions.

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    very close or connected in space or time
    • A. foreordained
    • B. aculeate
    • C. contiguous
    • D. eloquent

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