Swim Swim, v. t. 1. To pass or move over or on by swimming; as, to swim a stream. [1913 Webster]

Sometimes he thought to swim the stormy main. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

2. To cause or compel to swim; to make to float; as, to swim a horse across a river. [1913 Webster]

3. To immerse in water that the lighter parts may float; as, to swim wheat in order to select seed. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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