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swinge

 (swĭnj)
tr.v. swinged, swinge·ing also swing·ing, swing·es Archaic
To punish with blows; thrash; beat.

[Middle English swengen, to shake, dash, from Old English swengan.]

swing′er (swĭn′jər) n.
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swinge

(swɪndʒ)
vb, swinges, swingeing, swinging or swinged
(tr) archaic to beat, flog, or punish
[Old English swengan; related to Old Frisian swenga to drench, Gothic afswaggwjan to cause to sway; see swing]
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swinge

(swɪndʒ)

v.t. swinged, swinge•ing.
Brit. Dial. to thrash; punish.
[1250–1300; Middle English swengen to shake, smite, Old English swengan]
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swinge


Past participle: swinged
Gerund: swingeing/swinging

Imperative
swinge
swinge
Present
I swinge
you swinge
he/she/it swinges
we swinge
you swinge
they swinge
Preterite
I swinged
you swinged
he/she/it swinged
we swinged
you swinged
they swinged
Present Continuous
I am swingeing/swinging
you are swingeing/swinging
he/she/it is swingeing/swinging
we are swingeing/swinging
you are swingeing/swinging
they are swingeing/swinging
Present Perfect
I have swinged
you have swinged
he/she/it has swinged
we have swinged
you have swinged
they have swinged
Past Continuous
I was swingeing/swinging
you were swingeing/swinging
he/she/it was swingeing/swinging
we were swingeing/swinging
you were swingeing/swinging
they were swingeing/swinging
Past Perfect
I had swinged
you had swinged
he/she/it had swinged
we had swinged
you had swinged
they had swinged
Future
I will swinge
you will swinge
he/she/it will swinge
we will swinge
you will swinge
they will swinge
Future Perfect
I will have swinged
you will have swinged
he/she/it will have swinged
we will have swinged
you will have swinged
they will have swinged
Future Continuous
I will be swingeing/swinging
you will be swingeing/swinging
he/she/it will be swingeing/swinging
we will be swingeing/swinging
you will be swingeing/swinging
they will be swingeing/swinging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been swingeing/swinging
you have been swingeing/swinging
he/she/it has been swingeing/swinging
we have been swingeing/swinging
you have been swingeing/swinging
they have been swingeing/swinging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been swingeing/swinging
you will have been swingeing/swinging
he/she/it will have been swingeing/swinging
we will have been swingeing/swinging
you will have been swingeing/swinging
they will have been swingeing/swinging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been swingeing/swinging
you had been swingeing/swinging
he/she/it had been swingeing/swinging
we had been swingeing/swinging
you had been swingeing/swinging
they had been swingeing/swinging
Conditional
I would swinge
you would swinge
he/she/it would swinge
we would swinge
you would swinge
they would swinge
Past Conditional
I would have swinged
you would have swinged
he/she/it would have swinged
we would have swinged
you would have swinged
they would have swinged
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.swinge - burn superficially or lightly; "I singed my eyebrows"
blacken, char, sear, scorch - burn slightly and superficially so as to affect color; "The cook blackened the chicken breast"; "The fire charred the ceiling above the mantelpiece"; "the flames scorched the ceiling"
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