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the sway of the ship's mast
Moral arguments no longer seem to hold sway.
Rebel forces still hold sway in the northern parts of the country.
People were increasingly under the sway of extremists.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of sway from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.