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swish

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1 a sound similar to the speech sound \s\ stretched out

  • the steady swish of the windshield wipers
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2 a quick jerky movement from side to side or up and down

  • the mare brushed away the flies with a sweeping swish of her tail
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swish

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1 to make a sound like that of stretching out the speech sound \s\

  • with their satin costumes swishing, the little ballerinas chasséd onto the stage
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2 to move from side to side or up and down with quick jerky motions

  • the horse's tail swishes after every jump
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