from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Chiefly British Variant of swap.
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- n. Alternative spelling of swap.
- v. Alternative spelling of swap.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- v. Same as swap.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See swap, swap.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. exchange or give (something) in exchange for
- n. an equal exchange
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I'd like to 'swop' grammatical abilities with you, and point out that this was not untypical of you.
The reality of course, as illustrated in this 'swop' is that, the Arabs have never sought peace or accepted the consequences of their own aggressive actions.
Khoza suggested a "swop" arrangement where IFP supporters could return to their former homes before they moved to Phenduka.
"I'll take 'em and try an 'swop 'em for some men's clothes," said he suddenly, snatching the garments from the pegs.
Morten, our 'swop' in Canada, keeps the ferocious Canuck humble.
Somebody somewhere refused to 'swop' the nation's much boasted 'liberty of the press' for so much cash down.
Birdie in a suspicious fashion, and offered to "swop" their pack horse for her.
Their conjectures were interrupted by their seeing that the "swop" was not yet considered complete.
Stanfield -- not well mounted -- had proposed a "swop," as he jocosely termed it, to which the savage had no alternative but consent; and the
Stanfield would have liked it better had the "swop" been made with the renegade who had robbed him.