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swiz·zle

 (swĭz′əl)
n.
Any of various tall, often sweet cocktails made with crushed ice and usually rum and stirred with a swizzle stick.
v. swiz·zled, swiz·zling, swiz·zles
v.intr.
To stir or mix the ingredients of a drink with a long, thin object, as a swizzle stick: "you build a swizzle slowly, adding ingredients, then ice, then swizzling a little, then more ice" (Jason Wilson).
v.tr.
To stir or mix (a drink) with a long, thin object, as a swizzle stick: swizzled his Champagne until the bubbles were gone.

[Origin unknown.]

swizzle

(ˈswɪzəl)
n
1. (Brewing) US an unshaken cocktail
2. (Brewing) an alcoholic drink containing gin or rum
3. informal Brit a swiz
vb
4. (Brewing) (tr) to stir a swizzle stick in (a drink)
5. informal Brit to swindle; cheat
[C19: of unknown origin]

swiz•zle

(ˈswɪz əl)

n., v. -zled, -zling. n.
1. a tall drink of dark rum, lime juice, crushed ice, and sugar: typically served with a swizzle stick.
v.t.
2. to agitate (a beverage) with a swizzle stick.
3. to gulp down; guzzle.
[1805–15; orig. uncertain]

swizzle


Past participle: swizzled
Gerund: swizzling

Imperative
swizzle
swizzle
Present
I swizzle
you swizzle
he/she/it swizzles
we swizzle
you swizzle
they swizzle
Preterite
I swizzled
you swizzled
he/she/it swizzled
we swizzled
you swizzled
they swizzled
Present Continuous
I am swizzling
you are swizzling
he/she/it is swizzling
we are swizzling
you are swizzling
they are swizzling
Present Perfect
I have swizzled
you have swizzled
he/she/it has swizzled
we have swizzled
you have swizzled
they have swizzled
Past Continuous
I was swizzling
you were swizzling
he/she/it was swizzling
we were swizzling
you were swizzling
they were swizzling
Past Perfect
I had swizzled
you had swizzled
he/she/it had swizzled
we had swizzled
you had swizzled
they had swizzled
Future
I will swizzle
you will swizzle
he/she/it will swizzle
we will swizzle
you will swizzle
they will swizzle
Future Perfect
I will have swizzled
you will have swizzled
he/she/it will have swizzled
we will have swizzled
you will have swizzled
they will have swizzled
Future Continuous
I will be swizzling
you will be swizzling
he/she/it will be swizzling
we will be swizzling
you will be swizzling
they will be swizzling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been swizzling
you have been swizzling
he/she/it has been swizzling
we have been swizzling
you have been swizzling
they have been swizzling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been swizzling
you will have been swizzling
he/she/it will have been swizzling
we will have been swizzling
you will have been swizzling
they will have been swizzling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been swizzling
you had been swizzling
he/she/it had been swizzling
we had been swizzling
you had been swizzling
they had been swizzling
Conditional
I would swizzle
you would swizzle
he/she/it would swizzle
we would swizzle
you would swizzle
they would swizzle
Past Conditional
I would have swizzled
you would have swizzled
he/she/it would have swizzled
we would have swizzled
you would have swizzled
they would have swizzled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.swizzle - any of various tall frothy mixed drinks made usually of rum and lime juice and sugar shaken with ice
rum - liquor distilled from fermented molasses
mixed drink - made of two or more ingredients
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