Meaning of “swift” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “swift” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"swift" in American English

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swiftadjective [ -er/-est only ]

us /swɪft/

moving or able to move at great speed, or happening within a very short time; fast or quick:

Public reaction has been swift and negative.
swiftly
adverb us /ˈswɪft·li/

The sky was swiftly becoming dark.

(Definition of “swift” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"SWIFT" in Business English

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SWIFTnoun

uk us trademark BANKING

abbreviation for Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications: an electronic system used by banks and financial organizations around the world for sending payments to each other

(Definition of “SWIFT” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)