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swizzle

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1swizzle

noun swiz·zle \ˈswi-zəl\

Definition of SWIZZLE

:  an iced cocktail stirred with a swizzle stick

Origin of SWIZZLE

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1813

2swizzle

verb
swiz·zledswiz·zling \ˈswi-zə-liŋ, ˈswiz-liŋ\

Definition of SWIZZLE

intransitive verb
:  to drink especially to excess :  guzzle
transitive verb
:  to mix or stir with or as if with a swizzle stick
swiz·zler \ˈswi-zə-lər, ˈswiz-lər\ noun

First Known Use of SWIZZLE

1820

Rhymes with SWIZZLE

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