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  • v. Present participle of swither.


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  • "swithering" whether, or not, he should take this opportunity of bidding farewell to Pittenloch.

    A Daughter of Fife

  • One guy I spoke to who was swithering between Romney/Gingrich switched to Paul— karen mcveigh @karenmcveigh1 January 31, 20122.01pm: Harry J Enten, our polling analyst, predicted a double-digit win for Romney yesterday, based on his rolling average of averages.

    Florida primary - voting day as it happened

  • Well ... anyway ... yes, I finally decided to jack in the day job after swithering about it for months.

    Archive 2006-01-01

  • I also spotted cherries on my shopping trip and was swithering over buying them - but went for the grapes instead as am so pleased to finally have Australian grapes in the shops!

    Cherry Chocolate Sponge Cake

  • I'm swithering as to whether to download and read it or not, after all Smokin' Aces is looking so good I'm not so sure I want to overly spoil anything by reading the script and filling my head with my own images of the story.

    Filmstalker: Smokin' Aces full screenplay online

  • You don't tell people swithering between you & the Tories, that you are committed to putting in Labour.

    LibDems: So Now We Know...

  • The agenda was, if not dictated, at least and at last influenced by the issues the Scottish electorate were vocally concerned about, rather than by what effect a Daily Mail front page might have on the swithering classes down south.

    Boiling a Frog

  • Yet I was bound to push my searching further, so round with a swithering heart went Elrigmore to the very front door of the mansion of Dalness -- open, as I have said, with the light gushing lemon-yellow on the lawn.

    John Splendid The Tale of a Poor Gentleman, and the Little Wars of Lorn

  • I mind that there was a good back-end that year, as we say, with plenty of keep for the beasts, and the stacks under thatch of sprits by the end of September, and I would be standing in the stackyard as a man will, just pleased to be seeing things as they were, and swithering if

    The McBrides A Romance of Arran

  • No swithering now; he would carry out the adventure if it led to the end of the world!

    Gilian The Dreamer His Fancy, His Love and Adventure


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  • Isn't this a great word?

    April 18, 2007

  • The name of a poetry collection by Robert Robertson

    December 5, 2006