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swish

1. verb move with a whoosh2. verb make (sth) move with a whoosh3. adjective fancy4. noun whooshing sound5. noun smooth movement 1 verb move with a whoosh INTRANSITIVEsiosarnach a dhéanamhseabhrán a dhéanamhseamsán a dhéanamhthe fabric swished as she went past bhí siosarnach ag an éadach agus í ag dul thartthe cane swished through the air bhí seabhrán ag an mbata siúil san aer, bhain an bata siúil fead as an aerthe wipers swished back and forth bhí na cuimilteoirí gaothscátha ag sioscadh anonn is analla swishing noise siosarnach 2 verb make (sth) move with a whoosh TRANSITIVEsiosarnach a bhaint asshe swished her skirt bhain sí siosarnach as a sciortait swished its tail ghread sé a eireaballhe swished a whip lasc sé fuip, bhain sé lascadh as fuip
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3 adjective informal fancygalánta adj3  c m ua swish hotel óstán galánta 4 noun whooshing soundsiosarnach fem2seabhrán masc1I heard a swish chuala mé siosarnachthe swish of a sword seabhrán claímh 5 noun smooth movementlasc  c m ustiall  c m uhe took a swish at the ball lasc sé an liathróid, tharraing sé ar an liathróidthe swish of a scythe seamsán speile