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English adjective: swimming

1. swimming filled or brimming with tears

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



Antonymsdry-eyed, tearless

2. swimming applied to a fish depicted horizontally



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.


Broader (hypernym)aquatics, water sport

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

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