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English adjective: swish

1. swish elegant and fashionable


SamplesClassy clothes.
A classy dame.
A posh restaurant.
A swish pastry shop on the Rue du Bac.


Synonymsclassy, posh


Similarfashionable, stylish


Domain usagecolloquialism


Antonymsstyleless, unstylish


English noun: swish

1. swish (event) a brushing or rustling sound


Broader (hypernym)sound


English verb: swish

1. swish (perception) move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound


SamplesThe bubbles swoshed around in the glass.
The curtain swooshed open.


Synonymslap, swoosh, swosh


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)go, sound









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