Idioms about swim
Origin of swim
OTHER WORDS FROM swimswim·ma·ble, adjectiveswimmer, nounnon·swim·mer, nounoutswim, verb, out·swam, out·swum, out·swim·ming.
Words nearby swim
How to use swim in a sentence
They have an IP68 rating, fit comfortably under a swim cap, and can be submerged in 2 meters of water for up to two hours at a time.The best bone-conduction headphones for sound and safety|Tony Ware|August 23, 2021|Popular-Science
Also, consider making the jump to a saltwater above-ground pool for a more natural, soothing swim.The best above-ground pool: Have a splash in your backyard|Irena Collaku|August 12, 2021|Popular-Science
It’s prime mountain biking and trail-running terrain, with quiet beaches for a lonely swim all along the way.
When you go for a swim in the ocean after applying sunscreen, or shower at the end of the day, some can wash off your body and end up in waterways.Almost Every Doctor Recommends Sunscreen. So Why Don't We Know More About Its Safety?|Jamie Ducharme|August 2, 2021|Time
Somehow she had to wash off the loss and reset for the mile-long swim to come.
Jones is a veteran of another beloved-yet-controversial animated series on Adult Swim, The Boondocks.‘Black Dynamite’ Presents Police Brutality: The Musical|Stereo Williams|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Adult Swim airs ‘In Search of Miracle Man,’ its follow up to ‘Too Many Cooks,’ the deranged late-night comedy clip gone viral.There Are More 'Too Many Cooks' Where That First Fever Dream Came From|Kevin Fallon|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He walked down to the beach anyway, in the rain, and went for a long swim.Colm Toibin Describes The Creation Of His Quiet Masterpiece ‘Nora Webster’|Jennie Yabroff|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her downfall came about, because for a second she forgot that to swim in the shark pool, you have to always act like a shark.‘Housewife Tycoon’ Took On ‘Mad Men’ NYC Real Estate Market and Won|Vicky Ward|October 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My father used to swim in these fountains, to cool off from the heat and to make my mother laugh.
But, do you know, I have a notion to go down to the beach and take a good wash and even a little swim, before dinner?The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
She felt her sails flapping about her, but none the less was she determined to reach her goal if she had to get out and swim.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Swim to the edge of the moat and, clambering out, take to his legs was naturally the first impulse.
He abandoned his grip of the wall and began to swim gently toward the eastern angle.
So, when they saw the land quite near, what did they do but leap overboard, and swim towards it!
British Dictionary definitions for swim
Derived forms of swimswimmable, adjectiveswimmer, nounswimming, noun, adjective
Word Origin for swim
Other Idioms and Phrases with swim
In addition to the idioms beginning with swim
- swim against the current
- swim with the tide
- in the swim
- sink or swim