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...
- Swimming With A Mission (SWAM) Canada, previously SwimAbility Canada (2016–2018) and Making Waves Canada (2009–2016), is a Canadian not-for-profit organization...
- Draganja also swam 21.38 (2009). Eamon ****van also swam 21.41 (2008). Cullen Jones also swam 21.41 (2009), 21.47 (2009). Anthony Ervin also swam 21.42 (2013)...
- 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...
- Detti also swam 14:46.48 (2016). Yuriy Prilukov also swam 14:43.21 (2008). Kieren Perkins also swam 14:43.48 (1992). David Davies also swam 14:46.11 (2008)...
- 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...
- Bousquet also swam 47.25 (2009). Kyle Chalmers also swam 47.35 (2019), 47.37 (2019), 47.48 (2019), 47.58 (2016, 2019). Ryan Held also swam 47.43 (2019)...
- He swam across the Palk Strait, in April 1994. He swam across the English Channel in 1994 when he was 13 years old and in the same year, he swam across...
- Caeleb Dressel also swam 49.66 (2019), 49.86 (2017), 50.28 (2019). Andrey Minakov also swam 50.94 (2019). Kristóf Milák also swam 50.95 (2019). Correct...
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