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1. sway

verb. ['ˈsweɪ'] move back and forth or sideways.

Synonyms

  • rock
  • shake
  • swag
  • totter
  • roll
  • move back and forth

Antonyms

  • unlash
  • untie
  • devoice
  • unbraid

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Rhymes with Sway

  • waga
  • compusa
  • communique
  • yakutakay
  • redisplay
  • papier-mache
  • l'espalier
  • cluj
  • cabriolet
  • underplay
  • societe
  • san-jose
  • naivete
  • mcgarvey
  • jonbenet
  • intraday
  • dunlavey
  • chevrolet
  • buga
  • aaa
  • zepa
  • underway
  • underpay
  • santa-fe
  • portray
  • pinochet
  • overstay
  • overplay
  • monterrey
  • meservey

Sentences with sway


1. Verb, base form
If your driving record doesn't sway the judge into reducing the amount, request an installment plan.

2. Adjective
The middle portion of a sway bar on a car bolts to the chassis.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Disconnect the sway bar at either end from the suspension and in the middle from the chassis.

4. Adverb
In the early months of 2020, both of these trends still held sway in the design landscape.

Quotes about sway


1. Valentine WeatherKiss me with rain on your eyelashes,come on, let us sway together,under the trees, and to hell with thunder.
- Edwin Morgan, A Book of Lives

2. He gave her a quick, casual kiss on the cheek first. Then came the hug, and it was the hug that always made Laurel’s heart mush. Serious grip, cheek to the hair, eyes closed, just a little sway. Del’s hugs mattered, she thought, and made him impossible to resist.
- Nora Roberts, Savor the Moment

3. Truth has to be repeated constantly, because Error also is being preached all the time, and not just by a few, but by the multitude. In the Press and Encyclopaedias, in Schools and Universities, everywhere Error holds sway, feeling happy and comfortable in the knowledge of having Majority on its side.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

2. sway

verb. ['ˈsweɪ'] move or walk in a swinging or swaying manner.

Synonyms

  • brachiate
  • vibrate
  • lash
  • oscillate
  • waver
  • weave
  • move back and forth

Antonyms

  • ride
  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • malfunction

3. sway

verb. ['ˈsweɪ'] win approval or support for.

Synonyms

  • influence
  • work
  • act upon
  • carry

Antonyms

  • impartiality
  • victory
  • low
  • low pitch

4. sway

noun. ['ˈsweɪ'] controlling influence.

Synonyms

  • powerfulness

Antonyms

  • armless
  • branchless

5. sway

noun. ['ˈsweɪ'] pitching dangerously to one side.

Synonyms

  • rock
  • tilt
  • lurch
  • pitch
  • pitching

Antonyms

  • stay
  • inactivity
  • inactiveness
  • inaction

6. sway

verb. ['ˈsweɪ'] cause to move back and forth.

Synonyms

  • shake
  • displace
  • move

Antonyms

  • untwist
  • artifact
  • bad person
  • depress
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