swinging

adjective swing·ing \ ˈswiŋ-iŋ \
|Updated on: 15 Jun 2018

Definition of swinging

: being lively, exciting, and fashionable; also : abounding in swingers and swinging entertainment
  • a swinging coffeehouse

Examples of swinging in a Sentence

  1. This music is really swinging.

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Origin and Etymology of swinging

present participle of 1swing



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swinging

Definition of swinging for English Language Learners

  • : lively or exciting



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