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Present participle for to substitute (two items) for each other
“The two of us decided this was a good time to switch roles where he would be the hoist operator, and I would be the swimmer.”
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Present participle for to change the emphasis, direction, or focus of
“Eventually, I managed to switch the conversation to them and their lives.”
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Present participle for to move jerkily from side to side or up and down
“I've seen horses that would switch their tails just from being tied, and I've had colts that would switch their tails when you went to halter break them.”
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Present participle for to lash or strike repeatedly, especially with a long pliable instrument
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“When you get there, just switch the horse under the left ear, and beg him to be off home.”
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Present participle for to strike or hit repeatedly
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“If this Westford farmer had possessed and used the newly patented cow's tail-holder, the cow would not have been able to switch him in the face.”
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Present participle for to completely alter the form of
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Present participle for to cause (two or more things) to exchange places
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Present participle for to change the emphasis, direction, or focus of
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Present participle for pass to each member of a group in a regularly recurring order
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Present participle for to move (someone or something) from one place to another
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Present participle for to move (a switch or lever) so as to operate a device
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Present participle for to move to face in another direction
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Present participle for to bat in place of another player
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Present participle for to vary or fluctuate between two states
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Present participle for penalize for wrongdoing
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Present participle for to modify so as to make less extreme or more acceptable
Noun
The act or process of swapping or replacing one thing for another
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Exchange of roles
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The punishment of being whipped
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The passing of a privilege or responsibility to each member of a group in a regularly recurring order
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