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swish

 
 
pronunciation:
swIsh
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: swishes, swishing, swished
definition 1: to move quickly, making a whistling or rustling sound.
Her silk dress swished as she walked.
definition 2: to cause to move with a rustling sound.
The wind swished a pine branch across the window.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a quick motion that makes a whistling or rustling sound; sound of rustling.
I heard the swish of her broom on the sidewalk.
derivations: swishy (adj.), swishingly (adv.)
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