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Noun
The act of one who swallows
Noun
The action of eating or drinking something
Noun
An agreement with or belief in an idea or explanation
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Adjective
Not being wary or having any suspicion
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Verb
(negative) To experience an emotion or sensation
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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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Present participle for 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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Present participle for to believe as valid or correct
“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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Present participle for 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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Present participle for to cause (food, drink etc) to pass from the mouth into the stomach
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“He took a glass of Scotch and swallowed it down.”
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Taking something on board
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Present participle for to consume (food or drink) without feeling or being sick
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Present participle for to overcome any difficulties presented by
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Present participle for to eat or consume food
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Present participle for to talk or grumble in secret or in private
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Present participle for to speak in a low or barely audible voice
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Present participle for to physically assimilate or take, especially a liquid
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