WordNet-Online
Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!

Google
 

swash

 
Noun swash has 1 sense
  1. swash - the movement or sound of water; "the swash of waves on the beach"
    --1 is a kind of
    wave, moving ridge
    Derived form: verb swash2
Verb swash has 4 senses
  1. swash - make violent, noisy movements
    --1 is one way to
    travel, go, move, locomote
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  2. spatter, splatter, plash, splash, splosh, swash - dash a liquid upon or against; "The mother splashed the baby's face with water"
    --2 is one way to scatter, sprinkle, dot, dust, disperse
    Derived form: noun swash1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody with something
    Somebody ----s something with something
  3. boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconade - show off
    --3 is one way to overstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyerbolise, magnify, amplify
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
    Somebody ----s to somebody
  4. swagger, bluster, swash - act in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner
    --4 is one way to act, behave, do
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
WordNet-Online
Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus