Swashy \Swash"y\, a. Soft, like fruit that is too ripe; quashy; swash. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Swash — Swash, a. [Cf. {Swash}, v. i., {Squash}, v. t.] Soft, like fruit too ripe; swashy. [Prov. Eng.] Pegge. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • watery — Synonyms and related words: Lenten, Spartan, abstemious, airy, anemic, aquatic, aqueous, ascetic, attenuate, attenuated, austere, banal, bland, bloodless, boyish, changeable, dead, delicate, diaphanous, dilute, diluted, dwarfed, dwarfish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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