Definition of swedge in English:

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swedge

Pronunciation: /swɛdʒ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Scottish informal

noun

A fight or brawl.

verb

[no object]
Fight or brawl.
Example sentences
  • It has enough sex, swedging and swearing to satisfy the baser appetites of his fanbase but there is something new too - a sense of compassion, a drop of balm among the bile.

Origin

Perhaps related to dialect swag 'sway heavily'.

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