swoosh Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “swoosh” in the English Dictionary

"swoosh" in British English

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swooshverb [I]

uk   us   /swuːʃ/ informal
to make the ​sound of ​air or ​water that is ​movingquickly

swooshnoun [C]

uk   us   /swuːʃ/ informal

swoosh noun [C] (SOUND)

the ​sound of ​air or ​water that is ​movingquickly: The ​geese took off with a swoosh of ​theirwings.

swoosh noun [C] (SHAPE)

a ​curvedshape that is used as a ​symbolrepresenting the ​name of a ​company or ​product. The word was ​originally used for the ​symbol of the Nike ​company.
(Definition of swoosh from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “swoosh”
in Chinese (Simplified) 发出(空气快速移动时的)嗖嗖声…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發出(空氣快速移動時的)颼颼聲…
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