Origin of swap
OTHER WORDS FROM swapswapper, nounun·swapped, adjective
How to use swap in a sentence
We see this in the financial sector, where a hedge fund or transactions like a credit-default swap leads to a fee or a profit.
Houston needs whatever draft assets it can muster after trading away multiple first-round picks and pick swaps to land Westbrook last year, and this move helps on that front.NBA free agency tracker (plus trades): Warriors acquire Kelly Oubre; 76ers trade Al Horford to Thunder|Ben Golliver|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Rubio, 30, was not with the Thunder for long, having been dealt to Oklahoma City earlier this week in a swap that sent Chris Paul to the Phoenix Suns.On quiet night for NBA draft lottery selections, Anthony Edwards goes No. 1 to Timberwolves|Ben Golliver, Des Bieler|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Inflation swaps dropped four basis points and five-year breakeven rates both fell three basis points.Traders brace for a choppy day as the bet on big fiscal stimulus unravels|Lee Clifford|November 4, 2020|Fortune
Later at a dinner party with another couple, penis size becomes the big issue again when a wife swap between the two couples is discussed.More Penises Are Appearing On TV And In Film – But Why Are Nearly All Of Them Prosthetic?|LGBTQ-Editor|October 10, 2020|No Straight News
Only they swapped out the guitars in favor of trumpets and trombones.Ohio State Marching Band Rock Out (With Their Tubas Out)|Alex Chancey, The Daily Beast Video|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The moral duties and doubts of adulthood are swapped out for the histrionic creeds of adolescence.Two New Films Preach Our Nation’s Corrosive Gridiron Gospel|Steve Almond|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Detainees from that facility were ultimately swapped for Bergdahl.
In 2008, the drug heparin was tied to dozens of deaths after most of the active ingredient was swapped with a counterfeit.
Was Krieger swapped with a clone during the fifth season finale?‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed on the Big Twist and the End of ‘Vice’|Marlow Stern|April 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The king sassed back as much as was safe for him, and then swapped around and lit into me again.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
The boys had ridden back, swapped them for their own, and hit the trail.The Highgrader|William MacLeod Raine
I laughed, discussed affairs of the day whimsically, and swapped anecdotes, as though out on a collegians holiday.The Wasted Generation|Owen Johnson
Had a Testament in his pocket when he came aboard; in a week's time he had swapped it for a pack of cards.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
He swapped his neat suit of brown with a deck-hand, and received some particularly unkempt garments.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day