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swiping

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an instance of theft
  • when the cheese swipings abruptly stopped, we wondered if the mouse had met his end elsewhere

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swiping

verb
present participle of swipe

Synonyms & Antonyms of swiping (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to come into usually forceful contact with something
  • a blindfolded partygoer swiping at the piñata with a stick
  • spent most of the camping trip swiping mosquitos

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3 to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
  • somebody swiped the stop sign that used to be on the corner
  • left his phone at the library and it got swiped

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“Swiping.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swiping. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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