swiz


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swiz

(swɪz) or

swizz

n
informal Brit a swindle or disappointment; swizzle
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Noun1.swiz - British slang for a swindle
swindle, cheat, rig - the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book is a fraud"
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Contractors from the funds provided by the ordering party will provide on their behalf, But on the account of the employer, Loans under market conditions, In accordance with the rules set out in swiz and based on agreements concluded with the contracting party.
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For, after you had whizzed a few hundred pebbles at stray soup cans, the elastic hung limply - which was a swiz.
Then Michelle saw a for a competition run fectionery giant Swiz low and hotel chain to win a pounds 20,000 wed "I entered but never would win," she expla The prize includes ception at the Marrio Northampton.
Problems with Serious problem $1,000 or more Went without health or unable to pay out-of-pocket care because insurance bill costs of cost AUS 14% 8% 21% 22% CAN 15% 6% 12% 15% FR 23% 9% 4% 13% GER 23% 3% 8% 25% NETH 20% 4% 9% 6% NZ 6% 6% 7% 14% NOR 9% 5% 16% 11% SWE 4% 5% 2% 10% SWIZ 13% 6% 25% 10% UK 5% 2% 1% 5% US 31% 20% 35% 33% Source: 2010 Commonwealth Fund International Health Policy Survey in Eleven Countries Note: Table made from bar graph.
Showcasing culinary master-pieces throughout the entire festival, renowned Swiz Pastry Chef Stephan Iten weaves his magic over everything chocolate at La Mediterranee restaurant.
Among the Yadavs, Lalu Prasad was the loudest of protesters saying that the critics of the pay hike were those who stashed away black money in Swiz banks.
HEIR OF DISAPPOINTMENT Prince William is grim-faced after yesterday's Zurich vote CAM SCAMMED Glum PM SWISS SWIZ Bid boss Andy STABBED IN THE BECK David shows his despair at yesterday's voting carve-up