English to Afrikaans Meaning :: swing

swaai
Swing :
swaai
- swaaiswingerswingersswaaie
 

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Noun(1) a state of steady vigorous action that is characteristic of an activity(2) mechanical device used as a plaything to support someone swinging back and forth(3) a sweeping blow or stroke(4) changing location by moving back and forth(5) a style of jazz played by big bands popular in the 1930s; flowing rhythms but less complex than later styles of jazz(6) a jaunty rhythm in music(7) the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually(8) in baseball; a batter's attempt to hit a pitched ball(9) a square dance figure; a pair of dancers join hands and dance around a point between them
Verb(1) move in a curve or arc, usually with the intent of hitting(2) move or walk in a swinging or swaying manner(3) change direction with a swinging motion; turn(4) influence decisively(5) make a big sweeping gesture or movement(6) hang freely(7) hit or aim at with a sweeping arm movement(8) alternate dramatically between high and low values(9) live in a lively, modern, and relaxed style(10) have a certain musical rhythm(11) be a social swinger; socialize a lot(12) play with a subtle and intuitively felt sense of rhythm(13) engage freely in promiscuous sex, often with the husband or wife of one's friends

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(1) Strength without flexibility is not conducive to producing power in your golf swing .(2) The band performs a wide ranging repertoire, from rousing marches to the big band swing and jazz.(3) I can't tell you how many times I've had races ruined by people giving me an elbow to the face or a hand to the hip disguised as an arm swing .(4) I swing round a corner and spot what I think is a duck pond at the end of the street.(5) His chorus blends the most modern harmonies with old-fashioned swing .(6) He will swing for it next week, unless a petition for his life takes effect.(7) This system recognizes that golfers come in all shapes and sizes and their golf swing should reflect this.(8) According to intelligence sources, the army is now determined to swing the balance of power back in its favor.(9) I knew some aspects of my swing were flawed, but I wasn't working towards curing them.(10) These dozen folk-punk songs swing with an infectious rhythm.(11) That said, organizers don't need 20 million to swing the election he adds.(12) Neil took a swing at her(13) Although on different teams, they are examples of a nationwide movement that some experts predict could swing the election.(14) That ratio represents what amounts to an emotional set point, the mean around which our daily moods swing .(15) Such a swing of opinion reflects the people's tendency to change tack depending on which way the wind is blowing.(16) Then there is the issue of whether a small mobilization advantage can be enough to swing the presidential election.
Related Words
(1) mood swing ::
bui swing
(2) swing set ::
swaai stel
(3) to swing ::
om te swaai
(4) in full swing ::
in volle swang
(5) full swing ::
volle swang
(6) swing vote ::
swing stem
(7) swing door ::
swaaideur
(8) swing shift ::
swing verskuiwing
(9) swing out ::
swaai uit
(10) swing back ::
swaai terug
Synonyms
Noun
1. oscillation ::
ossillasie
2. change ::
verandering
3. trend ::
tendens
5. vacillation ::
weifeling
6. jive ::
jive
7. cut ::
sny
8. lilt ::
ritme
Verb
9. sway ::
swaai
10. brandish ::
Brandish
11. curve ::
kurwe
12. change ::
verandering
13. accomplish ::
bereik
14. drop ::
drop
15. get around ::
kry rondom
16. swing over ::
swaai oor
17. swing out ::
swaai uit
Different Forms
swing, swinger, swingers, swings
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

The man who passes the sentence
should swing the sword.

The man who passes the sentence should SWING the sword.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 1


Sadly, that\'s my home-run swing.

Sadly, that's my home-run SWING.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 1


Like I would swing with him.

Like I would SWING with him.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 6


What do you think I\'ve been thinking
about with every swing of the hammer?

What do you think I've been thinking about with every SWING of the hammer?

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5


I know how to swing a sword.

I know how to SWING a sword.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 9


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