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swing

verb (MOVE SIDEWAYS)
向側面移動
 
 
/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
擺動,搖擺,搖晃
He walked briskly along the path swinging his rolled-up umbrella.
他搖著收起的傘,步履輕快地走在路上。
The door swung open.
門開了。
Shaking, swinging and vibrating
[I] to change
改變,變化
His mood swings between elation and despair.
他情緒多變,一下子興高采烈,一下子又傷心絕望。
ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
(Definition of swing verb (MOVE SIDEWAYS) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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