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English Dictionary: swill by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
swill
n
  1. wet feed (especially for pigs) consisting of mostly kitchen waste mixed with water or skimmed or sour milk
    Synonym(s): slop, slops, swill, pigswill, pigwash
v
  1. feed pigs
    Synonym(s): slop, swill
  2. drink large quantities of (liquid, especially alcoholic drink)
    Synonym(s): swill, swill down
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Swill \Swill\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Swilled}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Swilling}.] [OE. swilen to wash, AS. swilian.]
      1. To wash; to drench. [Obs.]
  
                     As fearfully as doth a galled rock O'erhang and
                     jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and
                     wasteful ocean.                                 --Shak.
  
      2. [Properly, to drink like a pig. See {Swill}, n.] To drink
            in great draughts; to swallow greedily.
  
                     Well-dressed people, of both sexes, . . . devouring
                     sliced beef, and swilling pork, and punch, and
                     cider.                                                --Smollett.
  
      3. To inebriate; to fill with drink.
  
                     I should be loth To meet the rudeness and swilled
                     insolence Of such late wassailers.      --Milton.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Swill \Swill\, v. i.
      To drink greedily or swinishly; to drink to excess. --South.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Swill \Swill\, n.
      1. The wash, or mixture of liquid substances, given to swine;
            hogwash; -- called also {swillings}.
  
      2. Large draughts of liquor; drink taken in excessive
            quantities.
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