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swain

División en sílabas: swain
Pronunciación: /swān
 
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Definición de swain en inglés:

sustantivo

archaic
1A country youth.
1.1 literary A young lover or suitor.
Example sentences
  • ‘You sound like a lovesick swain,’ she told him, and walked to the window.
  • Many a desperate swain would have risked life for the privilege of pressing his lips to the mysterious hand.
  • Old and blind, Juliette gave her a lock of Chateaubriand's hair when her eighty-year-old swain died.

Origen

late Old English (denoting a young man attendant on a knight), from Old Norse sveinn 'lad'.

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