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Definition of Swaying

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Swaying Sway"ing, n. An injury caused by violent strains or by overloading; -- said of the backs of horses. --Crabb.
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Sway Sway, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Swayed; p. pr. & vb. n. Swaying.] [OE. sweyen, Icel. sveigja, akin to E. swing; cf. D. zwaaijen to wield, swing. See Swing, and cf. Swag, v. i.] 1. To move or wield with the hand; to swing; to wield; as, to sway the scepter. As sparkles from the anvil rise, When heavy hammers on the wedge are swayed. --Spenser. 2. To influence or direct by power and authority; by persuasion, or by moral force; to rule; to govern; to guide. The will of man is by his reason swayed. --Shak. She could not sway her house. --Shak. This was the race To sway the world, and land and sea subdue. --Dryden. 3. To cause to incline or swing to one side, or backward and forward; to bias; to turn; to bend; warp; as, reeds swayed by wind; judgment swayed by passion. As bowls run true by being made On purpose false, and to be swayed. --Hudibras. Let not temporal and little advantages sway you against a more durable interest. --Tillotson. 4. (Naut.) To hoist; as, to sway up the yards. Syn: To bias; rule; govern; direct; influence; swing; move; wave; wield.

Meaning of Swaying from wikipedia

- Look up sway in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Sway may refer to: Sway, Hampshire, a village and civil parish in the New Forest in England Sway railway...
- Swaying may refer to any other regular sideways movement such as: Schunkeln The movement of trees in the wind The kinematic envelope of trains at speed...
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- Louis Jacobs, "Swaying," in The Jewish Religion: A Companion (Oxford University Press, 1995), p. 506. Judah David Eisenstein. "Swaying the body". Retrieved...
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- Sway & King Tech is an American hip hop duo composed of Bay Area rapper Sway and DJ King Tech. Also known as Flynamic Force or Sway & Tech, they are the...
- Marc Sway (born 25 June 1979 in Männedorf), is a Swiss soul and pop singer. Since 2003 he has released five albums and from 2013 Sway acts as a juror and...
- "Pressure Sway" is a song recorded by the Australian synthpop band Machinations. It was released in April 1983 as the second and final single from the...