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  Words related to swan

Related / Similar Words: affirm, verify, assert, avow, aver, swear, roll, wander, stray, tramp, roam, cast, ramble, rove, range, drift, vagabond

 

Definition:
  • stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult;
  • to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent";
  • sweep majestically; "Airplanes were swanning over the mountains";
  • move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They ro;

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    Hyponyms: coscoroba, cob, pen, cygnet, mute swan, Cygnus olor, whooper, whooper swan, Cygnus cygnus, tundra swan, Cygnus columbianus, trumpeter, trumpeter swan, Cygnus buccinator, black swan, Cygnus atratus, hold, claim, take, attest, declare, protest, assure, tell, maunder, gallivant, gad, jazz around

     

    Grouped Verbs: stray, err, drift, wander

     

    Member Meronyms: Anatidae, family Anatidae

     

    Derivational Morphology: swearer, oath, swearing, assertion, averment, asseveration, asserter, declarer, affirmer, asseverator, avower, avowal, avouchment, affirmation, statement, vagrant, drifter, floater, vagabond, wandering, roving, vagabondage, drifting, amble, promenade, ramble, saunter, stroll, perambulation, rambler, wanderer, roamer, rover, bird of passage, hiker, tramp, tramper, alley cat, stray, straggler, strayer

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: mjellma   Basque: beltxarga  
    Belarusian: лебедзь   Bosnian: labud  
    Breton: alarc’h   Bulgarian: лебед  
    Catalan: cigne   Chinese: 天鹅  
    Croatian: labud   Danish: svane  
    Dutch: zwaan   Esperanto: cigno  
    Estonian: kühmnokk-luik   Finnish: joutsen  
    French: cygne   Frisian: swan  
    Galician: cisne   German: Schwan  
    Greek: κύκνος   Hungarian: hattyú  
    Icelandic: álft   Indonesian: angsa  
    Interlingua: cygno   Irish: eala  
    Italian: cigno   Japanese: 白鳥  
    Korean: 고니   Kurdish:  
    Latin: cygnus   Latvian: paugurknābja gulbis  
    Lithuanian: gulbė   Macedonian: лебед  
    Malayalam: അരയന്നം   Maltese: ċinju  
    Norwegian: svane   Polish: łabędź  
    Portuguese: cisne   Romanian: lebăda  
    Russian: лебедь   Slovak: labuť  
    Slovene: labod   Spanish: cisne  
    Swedish: svan   Telugu: హంస  
    Turkish: kuğu   Ukrainian: лебідь  
    Welsh: alarch  
     
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