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swill
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alcoholic · informal
verb
verb: swill; 3rd person present: swills; past tense: swilled; past participle: swilled; gerund or present participle: swilling

1.
British
wash or rinse out (an area or container) by pouring large amounts of water or other liquid over or into it.
"I swilled out the mug"
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Similar:
wash

sluice
clean out
flush
rinse
bathe
cleanse
drench

cause (liquid) to swirl around in a container or cavity.
"she gently swilled her brandy around her glass"
(of a liquid) move or splash about over a surface.
"the icy water swilled around us"

2.
informal
drink (something) greedily or in large quantities.
"they whiled away their evening swilling pints of beer"
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drink
quaff
swallow
down
gulp down
drain
guzzle
imbibe
sup
slurp
consume
swig
swill (down)
slug
knock back
knock off
toss off
put away
bend one's elbow
neck
get one's laughing gear round
chug

scarf down
accompany (food) with large quantities of drink.
"a feast swilled down with pints of cider"

noun
noun: swill; plural noun: swills

1.
kitchen refuse and scraps of waste food mixed with water for feeding to pigs.
.
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Similar:
pigswill

hogwash
pigwash
wash
mash
slops
scraps
refuse
scourings
leftovers
waste matter
waste
remains
detritus

informal
alcohol of inferior quality.
"the beer was just warm swill"

2.
informal
a large mouthful of a drink.
"a swill of ale"
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