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Meaning of “swim” - Learner’s Dictionary

swim

noun [C]     /swɪm/
A2 a time when you swim: I went for a swim before breakfast.Movement on or through waterSwimming
Translations of “swim”
in Korean 수영 하는 시간…
in Arabic سِباحة…
in Portuguese sessão de natação, banho…
in Catalan bany…
in Japanese 泳いでいる時間…
in Italian nuotata…
in Chinese (Traditional) 游泳…
in Russian плавание, купание…
in Turkish yüzme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 游泳…
in Polish kąpiel…
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