switch

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switch

noun

Definition of SWITCH

1
a long thin or flexible tool for striking <struck the horse's hide with a leather switch, and it took off at a gallop>
2
a quick jerky movement from side to side or up and down <that telltale switch of the cat's tail meant there was a mouse under the piano>
Synonyms swish, switch, waggle, whisk
3
a hard strike with a part of the body or an instrument <in frustration, he gave the mule a sharp switch on the rump, but it still wouldn't budge>

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