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swoons

noun
plural of swoon

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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

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2 a state of overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion
  • her boyfriend's proposal sent her into a joyous swoon

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swoons

verb
present tense third-person singular of swoon

Synonyms & Antonyms of swoons (Entry 2 of 2)

to lose consciousness
  • easily swooned at the sight of blood

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“Swoons.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swoons. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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