swing set

noun

US
: a wooden or metal structure that has swings hanging from it and that may have a slide or other things attached to it for children to play on

Examples of swing set in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Outside is a large backyard planted with cacti and citrus, apple, plum, cottonwood, and ironwood trees, a swing set, and a special area with rocks and a fountain for desert tortoises; downtown Tucson is a 20-minute drive. The Week Staff, theweek, 6 Mar. 2024 Bottom Line • Founded: 2001 • Headquarters: Indianapolis • Company profile: Fire Dawgs Junk Removal provides junk hauling, clean outs, demolition, labor only moving help, hot tub removal, shed tear downs, swing set removal, deck removal, brush removal, TV and appliance recycling and much more. Indianapolis Star, The Indianapolis Star, 6 May 2024 In the snaps, which have an aesthetic that resembles images taken on a disposable camera, RM poses in simple locations in Tokyo — a parking lot, in front of a tree, a swing set on a play ground — and staring into the camera, occasionally smiling. Hannah Dailey, Billboard, 2 May 2024 On the swing set in the yard, there were no longer any seats, only metal chains dangling in the breeze. Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs, New York Times, 6 Mar. 2024 Her back yard was a suburban idyll: a swing set on an AstroTurf lawn, an oak tree, a small dog; Tel Aviv was only forty minutes away, if the traffic was light. Shane Bauer, The New Yorker, 26 Feb. 2024 One week, his team went to a home on a cul-de-sac with two kids and a swing set — the kind of place families take their children trick-or-treating. Lauren Peace, CNN, 27 Mar. 2024 Wide open space allows for tossing a football or frisbee while younger children can take to the swing set. The San Diego Union-Tribune Staff, San Diego Union-Tribune, 29 Dec. 2023 The yard held a swing set and other play structures for the children. Trip Gabriel Hilary Swift, New York Times, 7 Oct. 2023

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“Swing set.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swing%20set. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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