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Noun
Plural for a rapid and spasmodic movement up and down or from side to side
“With one swish of its tail, the whale destroyed Sinbad's little boat and dumped him into the sea.”
Noun
Plural for a hissing or sizzling sound
“She fell asleep and didn't wake until she heard a soft swish in the grass.”
Noun
Plural for a man who is attracted to another person of the same gender
Noun
(of leaves or wind) Plural for a soft rustling or murmuring sound
Noun
Plural for a soft, muffled crackling sound
Noun
Swooshes or rushes
Noun
Plural for a continuous low humming sound
Noun
Plural for an act of flapping something, typically a wing or arm, up and down or from side to side
Noun
Plural for a thing that can be heard
Noun
Plural for a physically curved part of a path or structure
Verb
To move jerkily from side to side or up and down
“The Onarina turned around and began to swish its tail back and forth.”
Verb
To make a hissing or sizzling sound
“She heard it swish through brush, step on a dry twig, and bound twice downhill as if startled by its own noise.”
Verb
To make a soft, muffled crackling sound
Verb
To flow (noisily) in a stream
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To move in a twisting or spiraling pattern
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Rinse the mouth with liquid
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To go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner
Verb
To arc or turn away from a straight line or course
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