HyperDic: swash

English > 5 senses of the word swash:
NOUNeventswashthe movement or sound of water
VERBmotionswashmake violent, noisy movements
contactswash, spatter, splatter, plash, splash, sploshdash a liquid / liquid upon or against
communicationswash, boast, tout, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconadeshow off
bodyswash, swagger, blusteract in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner
English > swash: 5 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningThe movement or sound of water.
Example"the swash of waves on the beach"
Broaderwave, moving ridgeOne of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid / liquid (especially across a large body of water)
Verbsswashdash a liquid / liquid upon or against
English > swash: 5 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningmake violent, noisy movements.
PatternSomebody ----s
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
English > swash: 5 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningdash a liquid / liquid upon or against.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody with something; Somebody ----s something with something
Synonymsspatter, splatter, plash, splash, splosh
Narrowerpuddlemake a puddle by splashing water
slosh, slush, slosh around, slush aroundspill or splash copiously or clumsily
Broaderscatter, sprinkle, dot, dust, disperseDistribute loosely
Spanishmojar, salpicar
Catalanesquitxar, mullar, ruixar
Nounsswashthe movement or sound of water
English > swash: 5 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningshow off.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE; Somebody ----s to somebody
Synonymsboast, tout, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconade
Narrowergloat, triumph, crowDwell on with satisfaction
puffspeak in a blustering or scornful manner
Broaderoverstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyperbolise, magnify, amplifyTo enlarge beyond bounds or the truth
Spanishalardear, bravear, dragonear, fachendear, fanfarronear, farolear, gallardear, gloriarse, jactarse, ostentar, presumir, ufanarse, vanagloriarse
Catalanfanfarronejar, gallejar, jactar-se, vanar-se
English > swash: 5 senses > verb 4, body
MeaningAct in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsswagger, bluster
Broaderact, behave, doBehave in a certain manner
Spanishfanfarronear
Catalanfaronejar

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