verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
IT’S A WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ BONANZA!
Origin of swill
OTHER WORDS FROM swillswiller, nounun·swilled, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for swill
“Swilling the Planters With Bumbo: When Booze Bought Elections,” at Smithsonian.com.
Four parties, many celebs, and a night of swilling for Obama.Where We Found Ethan Hawke, Harvey Weinstein, and Jessica Alba Last Night|Rachel Syme|November 5, 2008|DAILY BEAST
I suppose I can't keep him from swilling tea while I am away doing my part to help the Allies.Bab: A Sub-Deb|Mary Roberts Rinehart
They are horrid things, for they are never happy but when they are swilling ale.The Last of the Vikings|John Bowling
He could have spent his nights thinking up new business tricks, instead of swilling whiskey.The Day Time Stopped Moving|Bradner Buckner
He stood on top of a table and faced his crew of pirates who were sitting about swilling large cups of rocket juice.On the Trail of the Space Pirates|Carey Rockwell
I expect you've been swilling out that drawer in the heat of your ablutions.Witching Hill|E. W. Hornung