Meaning of SWILL in English


v. & n.


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

2 tr. & intr. drink greedily.


1. an act of rinsing.

2 mainly liquid refuse as pig-food.

3 inferior liquor.


swiller n.

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

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.