Translation of "swing" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb (MOVE SIDEWAYS) 向侧面移动 uk us /swɪŋ/ (swung)

[ I or T ] to move easily and without interruption backwards and forwards or from one side to the other, especially from a fixed point, or to cause something or someone to do this

He walked briskly along the path swinging his rolled-up umbrella. 他摇着收起的伞步履轻快地走在路上。
The door swung open. 门开了。

[ I ] to change

His mood swings between elation and despair. 他情绪多变,一会儿兴高采烈,一会儿又伤心绝望。

(Translation of “swing verb (MOVE SIDEWAYS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)