5 letter words starting with sw

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  • SWABS
  • SWACK
  • SWADS
  • SWAGE
  • SWAGS
  • SWAIL
  • SWAIN
  • SWALE
  • SWALY
  • SWAMI
  • SWAMP
  • SWAMY
  • SWANG
  • SWANK
  • SWANS
  • SWAPS
  • SWAPT
  • SWARD
  • SWARE
  • SWARF
  • SWARM
  • SWART
  • SWASH
  • SWATH
  • SWATS
  • SWAYL
  • SWAYS
  • SWEAL
  • SWEAR
  • SWEAT
  • SWEDE
  • SWEED
  • SWEEL
  • SWEEP
  • SWEER
  • SWEES
  • SWEET
  • SWEIR
  • SWELL
  • SWELT
  • SWEPT
  • SWERF
  • SWEYS
  • SWIES
  • SWIFT
  • SWIGS
  • SWILE
  • SWILL
  • SWIMS
  • SWINE
  • SWING
  • SWINK
  • SWIPE
  • SWIRE
  • SWIRL
  • SWISH
  • SWISS
  • SWITH
  • SWITS
  • SWIVE
  • SWIZZ
  • SWOBS
  • SWOLE
  • SWOLL
  • SWOLN
  • SWOON
  • SWOOP
  • SWOPS
  • SWOPT
  • SWORD
  • SWORE
  • SWORN
  • SWOTS
  • SWOUN
  • SWUNG

Sometimes the solution is an uncommon word, then It’s time to learn something new. Here’s the definition of a few of these words:

Definition of swale

swale (noun)

  1. A low tract of moist or marshy land.
  2. A long narrow and shallow trough between ridges on a beach, running parallel to the coastline.
  3. A shallow troughlike depression that's created to carry water during rainstorms or snow melts; a drainage ditch.
  4. A shallow, usually grassy depression sloping downward from a plains upland meadow or level vegetated ridgetop.
  5. A shallow trough dug into the land on contour (horizontally with no slope), whose purpose is to allow water time to percolate into the soil.

swale (noun)

  1. A gutter in a candle.

swale (verb)

  1. To burn slowly.
  2. To melt and run down, as the tallow of a candle; waste away without feeding the flame.
  3. To singe; scorch; dress (as a hog) with burning or singeing.
  4. To consume with fire; burn.
  5. To make disappear; cause to waste away; diminish; reduce.

Definition of swaps

swaps (verb)

  1. To exchange or give (something) in an exchange (for something else).
  2. To hit, to strike.
  3. To beat the air, or ply the wings, with a sweeping motion or noise; to flap.
  4. To descend or fall; to rush hastily or violently.

swaps (noun)

  1. An exchange of two comparable things.
  2. A financial derivative in which two parties agree to exchange one stream of cashflow against another stream.
  3. Space available in a swap file for use as auxiliary memory.

swaps (noun)

  1. A blow; a stroke.

Definition of swing

swing (noun)

  1. The manner in which something is swung.
  2. The sweep or compass of a swinging body.
  3. A line, cord, or other thing suspended and hanging loose, upon which anything may swing.
  4. A hanging seat in a children's playground, for acrobats in a circus, or on a porch for relaxing.
  5. A dance style.
  6. The genre of music associated with this dance style.
  7. The amount of change towards or away from something.
  8. Sideways movement of the ball as it flies through the air.
  9. Capacity of a turning lathe, as determined by the diameter of the largest object that can be turned in it.
  10. In a musical theater production, a performer who understudies several roles.
  11. A basic dance step in which a pair link hands and turn round together in a circle.
  12. Free course; unrestrained liberty.
  13. Influence or power of anything put in motion.
  14. A type of hook with the arm more extended.

swing (verb)

  1. To rotate about an off-centre fixed point.
  2. To dance.
  3. To ride on a swing.
  4. To participate in the swinging lifestyle; to participate in wife-swapping.
  5. To hang from the gallows.
  6. (of a ball) to move sideways in its trajectory.
  7. To fluctuate or change.
  8. To move (an object) backward and forward; to wave.
  9. To change (a numerical result); especially to change the outcome of an election.
  10. To make (something) work; especially to afford (something) financially.
  11. To play notes that are in pairs by making the first of the pair slightly longer than written (augmentation) and the second shorter, resulting in a bouncy, uneven rhythm.
  12. (of a bowler) to make the ball move sideways in its trajectory.
  13. To move one's arm in a punching motion.
  14. In dancing, to turn around in a small circle with one's partner, holding hands or arms.
  15. To admit or turn something for the purpose of shaping it; said of a lathe.
  16. To put (a door, gate, etc.) on hinges so that it can swing or turn.
  17. To turn round by action of wind or tide when at anchor.


Definition of sword

sword (noun)

  1. A long-bladed weapon with a hilt, and usually a pommel and cross-guard, which is designed to stab, slash, and/or hack.
  2. A suit in the minor arcana in tarot.
  3. A card of this suit.
  4. One of the end bars by which the lay of a hand loom is suspended.
  5. The weapon, often used as a heraldic charge.