verb (used with object), swapped, swap·ping.
verb (used without object), swapped, swap·ping.
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Origin of swap
OTHER WORDS FROM swapswapper, nounun·swapped, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for swap
The Nets agreed to send Caris LeVert, Rodions Kurucs, first-round picks in 2022, 2024 and 2026 and swaps in 2021, 2023, 2025 and 2027 to Houston.James Harden is a winner and a loser of the Nets’ blockbuster trade|Ben Golliver|January 14, 2021|Washington Post
The Nets will send Caris LeVert, Rodion Kurucs, first-round picks in 2022, 2024 and 2026 and swaps in 2021, 2023, 2025 and 2027 to Houston.James Harden deal shows Nets are all in, both for a title and as a personality experiment|Ben Golliver|January 14, 2021|Washington Post
That way, if the vaccine virus was able to ditch that modification by way of a swap, it would lose this necessary string of genetic letters too, and die out.A new polio vaccine joins the fight to vanquish the paralyzing disease|Aimee Cunningham|January 8, 2021|Science News
However, the monetary value of the shareholder’s stock should remain roughly equal before and after the swap.The NYSE is set to delist 3 Chinese companies—but U.S. investors can still own shares|eamonbarrett|January 4, 2021|Fortune
Seed swaps and projects like Open Source Ecology encourage people to grow, build, and print the world they want to see around them.Solarpunk Is Growing a Gorgeous New World in the Cracks of the Old One|Carin Ism|September 6, 2020|Singularity Hub
Asprey was inspired to swap out butter for traditional coffee creamers while on a trip to Nepal.Bulletproof Coffee and the Case for Butter as a Health Food|DailyBurn|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The U.S. got a relatively good deal—three Cuban spies were returned to their country in the swap.
Swap out that blond with the A-cup for a busty redhead in an instant.
A webcam girl could offer a “hands on” interactive session without ever having to leave the bedroom or swap bodily fluids.
Eventually, Kiev agreed to swap Kulygina for 17 captured officials, including Budik.A Torture Survivor on Ukraine's Tortured Ceasefire|Anna Nemtsova|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If the Turks are given time to swap troops in the middle of fighting, we can't really tell how we stand.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
You never knowed a sound dodge around so, and swap places so quick and so much.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
It wasn't a month before your little local stockholders began to get together and swap stock and sell it.The Wreckers|Francis Lynde
It was a great treat to me to be able to “swap lies” with so many people, after two months almost wholly alone!Mount Everest the Reconnaissance, 1921|Charles Kenneth Howard-Bury
I'd swap all my education in a minute for the mighty body and the healthy and lusty living that you enjoy.The Iron Puddler|James J. Davis