Definition of swipple in English:


Syllabification: swip·ple
Pronunciation: /ˈswipəl


  • The swinging part of a flail.
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    • They showed their insouciance by sticking six-inch straws in their mouths and flicking them with the swipple at each pass.
    • He swung a tremendous blow with an arm flung out like the swipple of a flail.


late Middle English: probably based on the verb sweep.

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