[C] [D] [E]
[F] [G] [H]
[I] [J] [K]
[L] [M] [N]
[O] [P] [Q]
[R] [S] [T]
[U] [V] [W]
[X] [Y] [Z]
Welcome to ARDictionary!
Swallow 1Definition: Any one of numerous species of passerine
birds of the family
Hirundinidae, especially one of those species in which the tail is deeply forked. They have long, pointed
wings, and are noted for the swiftness and
gracefulness of their flight.
Swallow 2Definition: Any one of numerous species of
swifts which resemble the true
swallows in form and
habits, as the common American chimney swallow, or swift.
Swallow 3Definition: The aperture in a block through which the rope
Swallow 4Definition: To take into the stomach; to receive through the gullet, or esophagus, into the stomach; as, to swallow food or drink.
Swallow 5Definition: To draw into an abyss or gulf; to ingulf; to absorb
usually followed by up.
Swallow 6Definition: To receive or embrace, as
opinions or belief, without examination or scruple; to receive implicitly.
Swallow 7Definition: To engross; to appropriate;
usually with up.
Swallow 8Definition: To occupy; to take up; to employ.
Swallow 9Definition: To seize and waste; to exhaust; to consume.
Swallow 10Definition: To put up with; to bear patiently or without retaliation; as, to swallow an affront or insult.
Swallow 11Definition: To perform the act of swallowing; as, his cold is so severe he is
unable to swallow.
Swallow 12Definition: The act of swallowing.
Swallow 13Definition: The gullet, or esophagus; the throat.
Swallow 14Definition: Taste; relish;
Swallow 15Definition: Capacity for swallowing; voracity.
Swallow 16Definition: As much as is, or can be, swallowed at once; as, a swallow of water.
Swallow 17Definition: That which
ingulfs; a whirlpool.
swallow 18Definition: the act of swallowing; "one swallow of the liquid was enough"; "he took a drink of his beer and smacked his
swallow 19Definition: small
long-winged songbird noted for swift graceful flight and the regularity of its
swallow 20Definition: a small amount of liquid food; "a sup of ale"
swallow 21Definition: believe or accept without questioning or challenge; "Am I supposed to swallow that
swallow 22Definition: tolerate or accommodate
oneself to; "I shall have to accept these unpleasant working
conditions"; "I swallowed the insult"; "She has learned to live with her
swallow 23Definition: keep from expressing; "I swallowed my anger and kept quiet"
swallow 24Definition: take back what one has said; "He swallowed his words"
swallow 25Definition: utter indistinctly; "She swallowed the last words of her speech"
swallow 26Definition: engulf and destroy; "The
Nazis swallowed the Baltic countries"
swallow 27Definition: pass through the esophagus as part of eating or drinking; "Swallow the raw
fish--it won''t kill
swallow 28Definition: enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing; "The huge
waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter"