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sweet potato an orange root that is eaten as a vegetable. A sweet potato looks like an orange potato, but the two plants are not closely related.
sweet roll a round, sweet bread that is served as a single portion and usually eaten as a breakfast food. Sweet rolls may contain cinnamon, raisins, nuts, or other flavorings and may be topped with icing.
swell to make larger by growth or pressure; expand. [8 definitions]
swelling the act or condition of something that is swelling or swollen. [2 definitions]
swept past tense and past participle of sweep.
swerve to change direction suddenly; turn quickly; veer. [3 definitions]
swift moving or able to move very rapidly. [3 definitions]
swim to move through water by moving parts of the body. [5 definitions]
swimmer a person or animal that moves through water using limbs, tail, or fins; one who swims.
swimming the activity of moving through water by using motions of one's body.
swimming costume a British word for a garment worn for swimming. Swimming costume has the same meaning as bathing suit.
swimsuit a piece or a set of clothing worn for swimming; bathing suit.
swindle to cheat out of money or property. [2 definitions]
swine pig; hog.
swing to cause to move back and forth around a point or on an axis. [10 definitions]
swing set a structure made of metal or wood that holds up swings for children to play on.
swirl to move around with a spinning or whirling motion. [4 definitions]
swish to move quickly, making a whistling or rustling sound. [3 definitions]
Swiss of or having to do with Switzerland or its people. [2 definitions]
switch a shift; change. [8 definitions]
Switzerland a country in central Europe. Bern is the capital of Switzerland.