Definition of "swig" [swig]

  • (noun) A deep draft, especially of liquor; a gulp.
  • (verb-transitive) To drink (liquid) or engage in drinking liquid in great gulps.

Use "swig" in a sentence

  • "His two female companions, Zombie and Eeyore, swig from a bottle of pricey Tejava tea and pass a smoke while lying on a blanket surrounded by a fortress of backpacks, bedrolls and scrawled signs asking for money."
  • "The old man took a swig from the flask and smiled."
  • "Finally, he walked back to his desk, opened another drawer, and popping several of the tablets into his mouth, swallowed them with a swig from a silver flask."

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