[swol-oh-tan-uh-jer] /ˈswɒl oʊˈtæn ə dʒər/
a tropical American bird, Tersina viridis, related to the true tanagers but with longer, swallowlike wings.
- Swallow the dictionary
noun 1. celandine (def 1). 2. any of several plants of the milkweed family, especially a climbing vine, Cynanchum nigrum (black swallowwort) native to Europe, having small, brownish flowers. noun 1. any of several Eurasian vines of the genus Cynanchum, esp C. nigrum, having small brownish-purple flowers: family Asclepiadaceae 2. a related European herbaceous plant, […]
verb 1. simple past tense of swim. verb (used without object), swam, swum, swimming. 1. to move in water by movements of the limbs, fins, tail, etc. 2. to float on the surface of water or some other liquid. 3. to move, rest, or be suspended in air as if swimming in water. 4. to […]
noun, plural swamies. 1. an honorific title given to a Hindu religious teacher. 2. a person resembling a swami, especially in authority, critical judgment, etc.; pundit: The swamis are saying the stock market is due for a drop. noun (pl) -mies, -mis 1. (in India) a title of respect for a Hindu saint or religious […]