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English adjective: swimming

1. swimming filled or brimming with tears


SamplesSwimming eyes.
Sorrow made the eyes of many grow liquid.


Synonymsliquid


Similartearful


Antonymsdry-eyed, tearless

2. swimming applied to a fish depicted horizontally


Synonymsnaiant


Similarhorizontal


Domain categoryheraldry


Antonymsvertical, inclined, perpendicular


English noun: swimming

1. swimming (act) the act of swimming


SamplesIt was the swimming they enjoyed most.
They took a short swim in the pool.


Synonymsswim


Broader (hypernym)aquatics, water sport


Narrower (hyponym)bathe, dip, dive, diving, floating, natation, plunge, skin diving, skin-dive, skinny-dip









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