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schwingen
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: schwịngen

Translation of schwingen in English:

unregelmäßiges intransitives Verb mit sein

  • 4 [formal] (anklingen)in ihren Worten schwang Kritik
    her words had a tone of criticism
  • 7 (Swiss) (ringen)
    wrestle Swiss style (with one's right hand on the belt of one's opponent's wrestling-suit and the left hand on his rolled-up right trouser leg)

unregelmäßiges transitives Verb

unregelmäßiges reflexives Verb

  • 1 (sich schnell bewegen)sich über die Mauer schwingen
    swing oneself or vault over the wall
    sich aufs Pferd/Fahrrad schwingen
    swing oneself or leap on to one's horse/bicycle
    sich ins Auto/hinters Steuer schwingen [informal]
    jump into one's car/get behind the wheel
    der Vogel schwang sich in die Luft [figurative]
    the bird soared [up] into the air

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