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Some even see the swoon as a perfectly understandable and necessary correction.
Meanwhile, longtime bulls—some of whom have likened Bitcoin to the indestructible honey badger—are likely to regard the current price swoon as an inevitable correction rather than an existential threat.
After the initial swoon, the markets climbed, the economy grew, employers continued to hire, and wages nudged up.
I have read that Chinamen tie their wives to beams in the roof and lash them with leather thongs until they swoon.
DOPESAX ROHMER
On the deck she tottered and fell in the dead swoon of exhaustion.
THE BEACH OF DREAMSH. DE VERE STACPOOLE
He had fainted and fallen down out of his chair in a deadly swoon.
MARGARET OF ANJOUJACOB ABBOTT.
One day after brooding deeply over these matters Laulewasikaw fell upon the earth in a swoon.
FOUR AMERICAN INDIANSEDSON L. WHITNEY
But he had hardly risen when he pressed his hand upon his heart, and falling back in a swoon was borne home to die.
And this after the poor lady had just recovered from a swoon lasting nearly a quarter of an hour!
All these he placed upon a carpet, and disappeared: this was done before Aladdin's mother recovered from her swoon.

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