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It was when one of the table-legs overturned the swill-pail that the long pent-up storm burst in a torrent of invective.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
The corners of its mouth are permanently turned up so that it can hardly stop smiling even when it is squealing for swill.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
She was so full that we were afraid to give her the usual ration of swill for fear she would swell up and burst.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
Lightning flashed and forked athwart the clouded firmament, from which fell rain, not in drops, but sheets—a very swill of it.
THE VEE-BOERSMAYNE REID
Then I went goes in a quick way to the singing creek where the willows grow, to get the swill-smells off.
THE STORY OF OPALOPAL WHITELEY
We were then standing in the open close by a swill heap and the bear was coming toward us, there being no timber intervening.
HUNTING IN MANY LANDSVARIOUS
The introduction of swill milk into the city appears to belong to a later period.
A HISTORY OF THE CITY OF BROOKLYN AND KINGS COUNTY VOLUME IISTEPHEN M. OSTRANDER
It became the practice for milk-dealers to send to the various distilleries and purchase swill, which they fed to their cows.
A HISTORY OF THE CITY OF BROOKLYN AND KINGS COUNTY VOLUME IISTEPHEN M. OSTRANDER
The swill cost one shilling a hogshead, and was fed hot to the cows.
A HISTORY OF THE CITY OF BROOKLYN AND KINGS COUNTY VOLUME IISTEPHEN M. OSTRANDER
Here Perk started to swill, as though his capacity for holding water had no limit.
EAGLES OF THE SKYAMBROSE NEWCOMB
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WORDS RELATED TO SWILL

  • absorb
  • belt
  • bolt
  • chugalug
  • devour
  • dispatch
  • dispose
  • down
  • drink
  • drop
  • eat
  • gobble
  • gulp
  • imbibe
  • ingest
  • ingurgitate
  • inhale
  • put away
  • quaff
  • sip
  • slurp
  • swig
  • swill
  • take
  • toss
  • wash down
  • wolf
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