Meaning of SWILL in English

SWILL

v. & n.

--v.

1. tr. (often foll. by out) rinse or flush; pour water over or through.

2 tr. & intr. drink greedily.

--n.

1. an act of rinsing.

2 mainly liquid refuse as pig-food.

3 inferior liquor.

Derivatives:

swiller n.

Etymology: OE swillan, swilian, of unkn. orig.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.