Definition of Swap. Meaning of Swap. Synonyms of Swap

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Definition of Swap

Swap
Swap Swap, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Swapped; p. pr. & vb. n. Swapping.] [OE. swappen to strike; cf. E. to strike a bargain; perh. akin to E. sweep. Cf. Swap a blow, Swap, v. i.] [Written also swop.] 1. To strike; -- with off. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] ``Swap off his head!' --Chaucer. 2. To exchange (usually two things of the same kind); to swop. [Colloq.] --Miss Edgeworth.
Swap
Swap Swap, v. i. [Cf. Swap, v. t.] 1. To fall or descend; to rush hastily or violently. --C. Richardson (Dict.). All suddenly she swapt adown to ground. --Chaucer. 2. To beat the air, or ply the wings, with a sweeping motion or noise; to flap.
Swap
Swap Swap, n. [Cf. G. schwapp, n., a slap, swap, schwapp, schwapps, interj., slap! smack! and E. swap, v.t.] 1. A blow; a stroke. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] 2. An exchange; a barter. [Colloq.] --Sir W. Scott.
Swap
Swap Swap, adv. [See Swap, n.] Hastily. [Prov. Eng.]

Meaning of Swap from wikipedia

- Swap or SWAP may refer to: Swap (finance), a derivative in which two parties agree to exchange one stream of cash flows against another Barter Swap (computer...
- term is now rare. In the 1960s, swapping was an early virtual memory technique. An entire program would be "swapped out" (or "rolled out") from RAM to...
- of memory management, similar to paging Swapping (barter) Hot swapping Book swapping Wife swapping ****swapping Clothes swapping Swap (disambiguation)...
- corporate finance a stock swap is the exchange of one equity-based ****et for another, where, during the merger or acquisition, the swap provides an opportunity...
- A credit default swap (CDS) is a financial swap agreement that the seller of the CDS will compensate the buyer in the event of a debt default (by the debtor)...
- A swap, in finance, is an agreement between two counterparties to exchange financial instruments or cashflows or payments for a certain time. The instruments...
- A swap body (or s**** body, exchangeable container or interchangeable unit.) is one of the types of standard freight containers for road and rail transport...
- For interest rate swaps, the Swap rate is the fixed rate that the swap "receiver" demands in exchange for the uncertainty of having to pay a short-term...
- Wife Swap is an American reality television program that was first broadcast on the ABC network in 2004 as the American version of a British show with...
- Wife Swap may refer to: Wife swapping (an act) Wife Swap (UK TV series), a British reality television program Wife Swap (American TV series), an American...
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