Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Strained and weakened in the back or loins: noting horses that have been injured by overwork.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Bent down, and hollow in the back; sway-backed; -- said of a horse.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of sway.
  • adjective Bent backwards, as in swayback

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  • Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer pg. 231

    "I would not be swayed by my own wishes."

    December 2, 2010