Chiefly British Dialect. immediately; quickly.
verb (used with object)
Scot. to hurry; hasten.
verb (used with object), swinged, swingeing. British Dialect. 1. to thrash; punish. verb (used with object), swinged, swingeing. 1. to singe. verb swinges, swingeing, swinging, swinged 1. (transitive) (archaic) to beat, flog, or punish
noun 1. Aerospace. a trajectory that uses the gravitational field of one celestial body to alter the course of a spacecraft destined for another body. verb 1. (preposition) (informal) to go somewhere to pay a visit
noun 1. a bridge that can open by pivoting on a central pier to let vessels pass. swing bridge noun 1. Also called pivot bridge, turn bridge. a low bridge that can be rotated about a vertical axis, esp to permit the passage of ships Compare drawbridge 2. (NZ) a pedestrian bridge over a river, […]
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