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full swing

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  1. full operation; greatest activity: For the first time in years the factory was in full swing. The meeting was in full swing when we arrived.
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Examples from the Web for full swing

Historical Examples

  • With wonderful celerity they hoisted sail and stood out to sea in the full-swing of the monsoon.

    Black Ivory

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • Few women can sit in the front of a big box, on a crowded and full-swing opera night, without thrilling and dilating.

    Aaron's Rod

    D. H. Lawrence


Idioms and Phrases with full swing

full swing

see in full swing.

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