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Spanish translation of “swing”

swing

verb /swiŋ/ (past tense, past participle swung /swaŋ/)
to (cause to) move or sway in a curve (from side to side or forwards and backwards) from a fixed point You swing your arms when you walk The children were swinging on a rope hanging from a tree The door swung open He swung the load on to his shoulder. to walk with a stride
caminar a zancadas, caminar a paso ligero
He swung along the road.
to turn suddenly
girar(se); cambiar
He swung round and stared at them He is hoping to swing the voters in his favour.
swinging adjective fashionable and exciting
moderno; con mucha marcha
the swinging city of London.
swing bridge a type of bridge that swings open to let ships pass. swing door a door that swings open in both directions.
puerta giratoria
be in full swing to be going ahead, or continuing, busily or vigorously The party was in full swing. get into the swing (of things) to begin to fit into a routine etc
coger el ritmo/tranquillo
You’ll soon get into the swing of things.
go with a swing (of an organized event etc) to proceed or go easily and successfully.
ir viento en popa, ir como una seda, ir sobre ruedas, salir a pedir de boca
(Definition of swing from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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