Definition of Swam. Meaning of Swam. Synonyms of Swam

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Definition of Swam

Swam
Swim Swim, v. i. [imp. Swamor Swum; p. p. Swum; p. pr. & vb. n. Swimming.] [AS. swimman; akin to D. zwemmen, OHG. swimman, G. schwimmen, Icel. svimma, Dan. sw["o]mme, Sw. simma. Cf. Sound an air bladder, a strait.] 1. To be supported by water or other fluid; not to sink; to float; as, any substance will swim, whose specific gravity is less than that of the fluid in which it is immersed. 2. To move progressively in water by means of strokes with the hands and feet, or the fins or the tail. Leap in with me into this angry flood, And swim to yonder point. --Shak. 3. To be overflowed or drenched. --Ps. vi. 6. Sudden the ditches swell, the meadows swim. --Thomson. 4. Fig.: To be as if borne or floating in a fluid. [They] now swim in joy. --Milton. 5. To be filled with swimming animals. [Obs.] [Streams] that swim full of small fishes. --Chaucer.
Swam
Swam Swam, imp. of Swim.

Meaning of Swam from wikipedia

- attempting to follow them were not so successful. However, the [Batavii] swam across again and some others got over by a bridge a little way up-stream...
- SwimSwam news is a swimming news organization covering competitive swimming along with diving, water polo and synchronized swimming. SwimSwam launched...
- Hansen, Phelps, and Ian Crocker. In the final for the medley relay, Phelps swam a 51.1 split, at the time the fastest split in history. The final time of...
- Cullen Jones also swam 21.47 (2009). Andrii Govorov also swam 21.49 (2016). Michael Andrew also swam 21.49 (2018). George Bovell also swam 21.51 (2009), 21...
- a list of other times equal or superior to 1:45.46: Paul Biedermann also swam 1:42.81 (2009), 1:43.65 (2009), 1:44.02 (2009), 1:44.88 (2011), 1:45.20 (2011)...
- August 2010. Staff. "Henry ****van Crossed Channel - United States Swimmer Swam From England to France in 27 Hours 25 Minutes - Seventh Attempt - Third to...
- The Boy Who Swam With Piranhas is a 2012 book by David Almond. It is about a boy, Stanley, who runs away from home and joins the circus. A BookTrust review...
- Swimming With A Mission (SWAM) Canada, previously SwimAbility Canada (2016–2018) and Making Waves Canada (2009–2016), is a Canadian not-for-profit organization...
- Walters also swam 47.59 (2009). Vladislav Grinev also swam 47.65 (2019), 47.74 (2019). Ning Zetao also swam 47.70 (2014). Nathan Adrian also swam 47.72 (2016)...
- crashed into the ocean near Point Reyes. Using a life raft, he and the pilot swam 2 miles (3.2 km) to safety. According to the CBS press release for Rawhide...
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