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English definition of “swill”

swill

verb [T usually + adv/prep] (MOVE LIQUID)    /swɪl/
to cause a liquid to flow around or over something, often in order to clean it: The dentist handed me a glass of water to swill my mouth out with.Movement of liquidsCleaning generallyPersonal hygiene and appearance - general words
(Definition of swill verb (MOVE LIQUID) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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