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verb     swish pronunciation in American English
/swɪʃ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyswish
he/she/itswishes
present participleswishing
past tenseswished
past participleswished
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive]Sound effect to move quickly with a smooth gentle sound, especially through the air, or to make something do this

    The horses stood in the field, swishing their tails.

  2. 2
    [transitive] American to throw a basketball through the basket in a way that makes a smooth gentle sound

    Biber swished that three point shot.

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swish

     swish pronunciation in American English
noun [singular]

the swish of her skirt

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a person who has or claims to have a lot of influence

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