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Verb
To ingest or consume (usually food or drink)
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“Most people today swallow their food after giving it one or two chews, and it enters the intestines very hard.”
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To believe as valid or correct
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“Though players at other positions can hide from the media, the quarterback must face all the questions and swallow the criticism.”
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To refrain from openly expressing or displaying
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“He's one of those men who swallow their feelings for the sake of a quiet life and it makes them fat.”
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To cause (food, drink etc) to pass from the mouth into the stomach
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“Apparently, these broadcasters believe that listeners are incapable of handling subversive music, but are ready to swallow euphemisms.”
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To cause (food, drink etc) to pass from the mouth into the stomach
“He took a glass of Scotch and swallowed it down.”
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Take something on board
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To overcome any difficulties presented by
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To talk or grumble in secret or in private
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To eat or consume food
Noun
A single act of imbibing in a liquid, or the single portion that is imbibed
“Josh joined him in the toast, taking the drink in one swallow as the old man ordered two more shots.”
Noun
The portion of a serving of a food that is swallowed at one time
“I hold the cupcake out to him. He sniffs it, then eats it in one swallow.”
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