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swim

swim

 
 
pronunciation:
swIm
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part of speech: verb
inflections: swims, swimming, swam, swum
definition: to move through water by moving parts of the body.
My dog swam across the pond to get a stick.
 
similar words:
bathe
derivations: swimmable (adj.), swimmer (n.)
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  • swimsuit:
    clothing that you wear when you swim.
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