verb (used with object), swiped, swip·ing.
verb (used without object), swiped, swip·ing.
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Origin of swipe
Example sentences from the Web for swipe
Northam, speaking during his presentation of a state budget to the General Assembly’s finance committees, closed his remarks with a swipe at those in the state who have resisted his virus-related restrictions.Maryland judge temporarily blocks county’s ban on indoor dining|Michael Brice-Saddler, Ovetta Wiggins, Gregory S. Schneider|December 16, 2020|Washington Post
Trades can be placed with a quick swipe and may be heralded with a burst of virtual confetti.Massachusetts regulators accuse Robinhood of exposing novices to ‘unnecessary trading risks’|matthewheimer|December 16, 2020|Fortune
The Republican senator's advertising has alternated between hard swipes against Democrat Jon Ossoff and straight-to-camera testimonials of what he thinks can be done with a businessman at the table in Washington.The Trailer: The election's over, but the challenges aren't quite|David Weigel|November 29, 2020|Washington Post
You can “X” them out on the side to make them go away — but again, a swipe would be more satisfying.
While making the announcement, the acting secretary of Homeland Security took a swipe at a state law limiting the ways in which federal immigration authorities and local police can partner.Morning Report: Where Unlawful Assembly Arrests Stand|Voice of San Diego|October 12, 2020|Voice of San Diego
These two speeches swiping at Cheney are unlikely to be the only colorful nuggets unearthed.
And while we're all swiping right (Tinder speak that translates to: we love him), so many people have become fooled.How 'Billy on the Street' Star Billy Eichner Turned Screaming at Strangers Into Comedy Gold|Kevin Fallon|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And, of course, an untold number are swiping her Approved Card wherever they go.
It was simply a matter of entering information into websites, swiping cards, and gaming the system.How to Commit a $200 Million Scam: Inside the Year’s Most Shocking Credit Card Fraud|Daniel Gross|February 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And on HBO Jason Patric, a Lost Boy no more, appearing as a line-swiping actor on Entourage.
The beggars back there must have radioed to units already in the air, telling them about us swiping a plane.Dave Dawson with the R.A.F|R. Sidney Bowen
Lifted into a second-hand bird cage, the kitten spat its indignation and fell to swiping at shadows with a silky paw.Trading Jeff and his Dog|James Arthur Kjelgaard
There'll be need of a lot of dope after the game, for the arms that swing nearly out of joint swiping the air.Fast Nine|Alan Douglas
He heard steps behind him just in time, and found a tall man rushing forward and swiping at the sound of him.
Swiping a shipment of odd animals and selling them to Yaco, that could be Bad News, in character.Lion Loose|James H. Schmitz