English dictionary definition of:

swallow


Noun

  • the act of swallowing
  • small long-winged songbird noted for swift graceful flight and the regularity of its migrations
  • a small amount of liquid food

Verb

  • believe or accept without questioning or challenge
  • tolerate or accommodate oneself to
  • keep from expressing
  • take back what one has said
  • utter indistinctly
  • engulf and destroy
  • pass through the esophagus as part of eating or drinking
  • enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing

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Thesaurus

accept bury deglutition drink immerse sup unsay withdraw

Spellzone course content

View spelling list wa words and learn about the word swallow in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u? .

View spelling list ow words and learn about the word swallow in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for swallow


Scrabble score = 13

generated at 20:20:12 on 31-07-19

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