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synonyms for swam

  • bathe
  • crawl
  • dive
  • float
  • glide
  • paddle
  • submerge
  • wade
  • freestyle
  • move
  • practice
  • race
  • skinny-dip
  • slip
  • stroke
  • breast-stroke
  • dog-paddle
  • go for a swim
  • go swimming
  • go wading
  • high-dive
  • take a dip

antonyms for swam

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  • stop
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How to use swam in a sentence

She would not join the groups in their sports and bouts, but intoxicated with her newly conquered power, she swam out alone.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He swam with her upon the summit of the breaking Wave, lifted upon its crest, swept onward irresistibly.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The diver did not stop a moment longer, but swam back to the shore to his waiting friends.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
He was nearing a village, but saw nothing save a red mist that swam before him like a fog.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The reindeer swam through the deep water and waded out to the opposite bank.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
My head swam a little as I listened, but at the same time something cleared in my brain and I saw that he was right.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
My head swam beneath his blows, and I released my almost vanquished enemy to face the new foe with upraised fists.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
But once when Hepzebiah fell in the pond after her doll, Rover swam in and caught her dress in his mouth and brought her to shore.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
One of the men who had swam ashore might have a rifle, and if so, no doubt he would fire at Young Glory.
YOUNG GLORY AND THE SPANISH CRUISERWALTER FENTON MOTT
I felt so much refreshed when I awoke that I arose, but my head swam round and I fell.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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