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2. fake, faker, phony, humbug, trickster, inveigler, bamboozler, dissembler, bluff, pettifogger; deceiver, deluder, beguiler, hoodwinker; impostor, masquerader, pretender, mountebank, hypocrite, charlatan, Inf. quack; adventurer, rogue, picaroon, rascal, wolf in sheep's clothing, knave, scoundrel, SL fourflusher, villain,

swine, n. 1. hog, pig, sow, barrow; razorback, boar, wart hog, peccary, babirusa; porker, grunter, tusker, oinker; piggy, piglet, pigling, hogling, shoat.
2. brute, animal, wolf, monster, savage; masher, lecher, libertine, pervert, dirty old man; worm, cur, hound, louse, vermin; cad,
Brit, blighter, Chiefly Brit. Sl. bounder, scab, fink, skunk, Sl. bastard; pimp, pander.
3. sensualist, sybarite, voluptuary, hedonist, pleas-ure-seeker; gourmand, epicure.
4. slob, pig, sloppy Joe, sloven, mudlark, wallower; lout, litterer, litterbug; frump, schlep, drab, draggle-tail; slattern, trollop, slut.

swing, v. 1. sway, oscillate, pendulate, librate; vacillate, rock, move back and forth or backward and forward, lurch, yaw; wag, wave, waver, waggle, Naut. jibe; wobble, bob, dangle, hang; seesaw, teeter-totter, ebb and flow, come and go, wibble-wabble; hitch and hike, zigzag, wigwag, pass and repass.
2. curve, veer, turn, lead, steer; lean, go, warp, head, point; wind, crook, arch, hook; circle, encircle, bow, twist.
3.
Usu.

swing around whirl, spin, swivel, turn about, turn around; make a U-turn, Sl. pop or hang a U, Sl. bang a U-ie, turn on a dime; put about, heel, turn on one's heel, pivot; wheel, pirouette, gyrate, round, rotate, wamble.
4. shuffle, flounder, vary, alternate, equivocate; shift, blow hot and cold, straddle the fence; tergiversate, quibble, dodge, evade; beat around the bush, hem and haw, beg the question.
5. direct, incline, drive, guide, bias, bend; influence, prevail upon, sway, work upon, move; persuade, win over, talk over; change, alter, vary, transform, convert, modify; engineer, manage, put through,
Sl. put over, carry, Inf. negotiate.
-n. 6. oscillation, vibration, vacillation; fluctuation, libration, vibratility, nutation; pendulation, wag, waggle, wave; rock, lurch, reel, roll; to and fro, flux and reflux, coming and going,
Fr. va-et-vient, ebb and flow, ups and downs, teeter-totter.
7. sweep, scope, range, play, carry; compass, reach, stretch, extent, radius; way, room, latitude, leeway, el-bowroom, headroom; margin, space, clearance; freedom of action, free scope, no holds barred, free hand; carte blanche, blank check, free play.
8. rhythm, movement, beat, pulse; regularity, periodicity, meter, cadence, lilt; measure, number
or numbers, metrics, pattern.
9. progression, course, curve, drift, current, stream, tide; trend, the way things go, the way the wind blows, the way it is; set, line, run, tack, track.
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in full swing Informal, in operation, in business, going, moving, open, Inf. cooking, hopping, underway, under sail; at full steam, in high or fourth gear, on the go, on the run, on the move, on the fly.

swinish, adj. 1. hoggish, piggish, porcine, Jocular. porky.
2. gross, coarse, churlish, beastly, animalistic, animal, brute; raffish, low, smutty, base, broad; licentious, lascivious, lewd, lecherous.
3. sensual, voluptuous, pleasure-seeking, selfseeking, hedonist; sybaritic, luxurious, epicurean; carnal, fleshly, physical, earthy.

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Benefits of Cantaloupe

Helps Smokers to Quit Smoking

Cantaloupe is beneficial for those who are trying to quit smoking. This is because the minerals and nutrients in cantaloupe enable the smoker to deal with nicotine withdrawal symptoms effectively. Moreover, it helps the body to recover faster by replenishing the lost vitamin A of the body due to constant smoking.

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