Definition of swingman in English:


Syllabification: swing·man
Pronunciation: /ˈswiNGmən, -ˌman

noun (plural swingmen)

  • A player who can play both guard and forward.
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    • There are too many swingmen on the roster and not enough power players.
    • He would like to return, but the Nets can't spend another season with a 6-5 swingman as the small forward in an ever-growing league.
    • Kosier is valuable as a swingman who can play guard and tackle.

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