a door that swings open on being pushed or pulled from either side and then swings closed by itself.
- Swinging voter
noun 1. (Austral & NZ, informal) a person who does not vote consistently for any single political party Also called (esp in Britain) floating voter
- Swing into action
Energetically start doing something, as in Come on, let’s swing into action before the others arrive. This idiom uses swing in the sense of “move vigorously.”
noun 1. a swipple. 2. a wooden instrument shaped like a large knife, for beating flax or hemp and scraping from it the woody or coarse portions. verb (used with object), swingled, swingling. 3. to clean (flax or hemp) by beating and scraping with a swingle. noun, Slang. 1. a single person who is highly […]
noun 1. a whiffletree.