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English noun: swap

1. swap (act) an equal exchange

SamplesWe had no money so we had to live by barter.

Synonymsbarter, swop, trade

Broader (hypernym)exchange, interchange

Narrower (hyponym)horse trade, horse trading

English verb: swap

1. swap (possession) exchange or give (something) in exchange for

Synonymsswitch, swop, trade

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Broader (hypernym)change, exchange, interchange

2. swap (motion) move (a piece of a program) into memory, in computer science

Pattern of useSomething ----s something

Broader (hypernym)go, locomote, move, travel

Narrower (hyponym)thrash

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