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swoon

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to lose consciousness
  • easily swooned at the sight of blood

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swoon

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of swoon (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a state of mental confusion
  • she wandered about in a swoon for several days after receiving the tragic news

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2 a temporary state of unconsciousness
  • fell into a swoon after stepping off of the incredibly fast roller coaster

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The first known use of swoon was in the 13th century

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“Swoon.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swoon. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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