liquid or partly liquid food for animals, especially kitchen refuse given to swine; hogwash.
kitchen refuse in general; garbage.
any liquid mess, waste, or refuse; slop.
a deep draught of liquor.
contemptibly worthless utterance or writing; drivel.
verb (used without object)
to drink greedily or excessively.
verb (used with object)
to drink (something) greedily or to excess; guzzle.
to feed (animals) with swill:
to swill hogs.
Chiefly British. to wash by rinsing or flooding with water.
to drink large quantities of (liquid, esp alcoholic drink); guzzle
(mainly Brit) (transitive) often foll by out. to drench or rinse in large amounts of water
(transitive) to feed swill to (pigs, etc)
wet feed, esp for pigs, consisting of kitchen waste, skimmed milk, etc
garbage or refuse, esp from a kitchen
a deep draught of drink, esp beer
any liquid mess
the act of swilling
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 move, glide, or go smoothly over a […]
- Swim against the current
Also, swim against the stream or tide . Go against prevailing opinion or thought, as in I’m voting for him even if that is swimming against the current . Shakespeare used a similar metaphor in 2 Henry IV (5:2): “You must now speak Sir John Falstaff fair, which swims against your stream.” For the antonym, […]
noun 1. (angling) a device containing bait, attached to the line to ensure the gradual baiting of the swim from under the surface
noun 1. one of a pair of flippers.