swill Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “swill” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "swill" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

swillverb

uk   us   /swɪl/

swill verb (MOVE LIQUID)

[T usually + adv/prep] to ​cause a ​liquid to ​flow around or over something, often in ​order to ​clean it: The ​dentisthanded me a ​glass of ​water to swill my ​mouth out with.

swill verb (DRINK)

[T] informal often disapproving to ​drink, ​especiallyalcohol, ​quickly and in ​largeamounts

swillnoun

uk   us   /swɪl/

swill noun (FOOD)

(UK also pigswill) [U] wastehumanfood that is ​fed to ​pigs [U] food that is very ​bad: I ​refuse to ​eat the swill that they ​serve in the ​canteen.

swill noun (LIQUID)

[S] UK the ​movement of ​liquid over or around something, often in ​order to ​clean it: Give the ​sink aquick swill to get it ​clean.
(Definition of swill from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "swill" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

swillverb [T]

 us   /swɪl/ infml

swill verb [T] (DRINK)

to ​drink something, usually ​alcohol, in ​largeamounts

swillnoun [U]

 us   /swɪl/

swill noun [U] (PIG FOOD)

wastefood used for ​feedingpigs, or fig.bad or ​unpleasantfood
(Definition of swill from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de swill
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “swill” en inglés

Palabra del día

chestnut

a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large round nuts that can be eaten

Palabra del día

In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
by Liz Walter,
September 02, 2015
Several readers have asked for information on prepositions, so I will start with a blog post that looks at an area where they are really important: travel. The first thing to remember is that we use to (and not ‘in’) after the verb go: We are going to London. I went to

Aprende más 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Aprende más