swel

swel·ter·ing·ly;
swel·try;
swel·ter;

English syllables. 2014.

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  • swel- — *swel germ.?, Verb: nhd. bewegen, sich bewegen; ne. move (Verb); Hinweis: s. *swalga ; Etymologie: idg. *su̯el (1)?, *su̯elk ?, Verb, schlingen (Verb) (2) …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • swel — brinkimas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Medžiagos tūrio arba masės didėjimas jai sugeriant skysčius ar garus. atitikmenys: angl. bulkage; bulking; swel; swelling rus. набухание; разбухание …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • swel- — To eat, drink. 1. Perhaps Germanic *swil . swill, from Old English swilian, to wash out, gargle. 2. Extended form *swelk . swallow1; groundsel1, from Old English swelgan, to swallow, from Germanic *swelgan, *swelhan. 3 …   Universalium

  • Swel et imad noury — Swel (1978) et Imad Noury (1983) sont deux réalisateurs marocains de cinéma nés à Casablanca (Maroc). Sommaire 1 Biographie 2 Filmographie 3 Note 4 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Swel et Imad Noury — Swel (1978) et Imad Noury (1983) sont deux réalisateurs marocains de cinéma nés à Casablanca (Maroc). Sommaire 1 Biographie 2 Filmographie 3 Note et références …   Wikipédia en Français

  • swel´ter|ing|ly — swel|ter|ing «SWEHL tuhr ihng, trihng», adjective. 1. (of heat, weather, or a season) oppressively hot: »The heat was sweltering, and he became very tired (John Galsworthy). 2. suffering from or overpowered by oppressive heat. –swel´ter|ing|ly,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • swel|ter|ing — «SWEHL tuhr ihng, trihng», adjective. 1. (of heat, weather, or a season) oppressively hot: »The heat was sweltering, and he became very tired (John Galsworthy). 2. suffering from or overpowered by oppressive heat. –swel´ter|ing|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • swel|ter — «SWEHL tuhr», verb, noun. –v.i. 1. to suffer from heat: »We sweltered…in the stagnant superheated air (Joseph Conrad). 2. to perspire freely; sweat. –v.t. 1. to oppress with heat. 2. to exude (venom …   Useful english dictionary

  • swel|try — «SWEHL tree», adjective. oppressively hot; sweltering; sultry: »The fierce heat of the sun had rendered the atmosphere sweltry and oppressive (Blackwood s Magazine). ╂[< swelter + y1. See related etym. at sultry. (Cf. ↑sultry)] …   Useful english dictionary

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