Definitions For Swallow


  • The act of swallowing
  • Small long-winged songbird noted for swift graceful flight and the regularity of its migrations
  • A small amount of liquid food
  • To take (something) into your stomach through your mouth and throat
  • To move the muscles in your throat as if you are swallowing something often because you are nervous
  • To flow over and cover (something) completely


  • Believe or accept without questioning or challenge
  • Tolerate or accommodate oneself to
  • Keep from expressing
  • Take back what one has said
  • Utter indistinctly
  • Engulf and destroy
  • Pass through the esophagus as part of eating or drinking
  • Enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing

Is Swallow a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Swallow is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Swallow in a Sentence

  • He swallowed the grape whole.
  • Chew your food well before you swallow.
  • The boss said, “Come in.” I swallowed hard and walked in.

Synonyms for Swallow

Antonyms for Swallow

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