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swap

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to give up (something) and take something else in return
  • we swapped our other lawn mower for our neighbors' old snowblower

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swap

noun

Synonyms of swap (Entry 2 of 2)

a giving or taking of one thing of value in return for another
  • we made a swap: I'll do the dishes tonight and she'll do them for me tomorrow

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The first known use of swap was in the 14th century

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“Swap.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swap. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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