Meaning of “swig” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /swɪɡ/ (present participle swigging, past tense and past participle swigged) informal

to drink something, taking a lot of liquid into your mouth at a time

swig noun [ C ]

He took a swig of his beer and carried on with the story.

(Definition of “swig” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)