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swound

  

      n  
      vb      an archaic or dialect word for       swoon  
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swoon  
      vb   intr  
1       a literary word for       faint  
2    to become ecstatic  
      n  
3    an instance of fainting,   (Also (archaic or dialect))    swound         
     (Old English geswogen insensible, past participle of swogan (unattested except in compounds) to suffocate)  
  swooning      adj  
  swooningly      adv  


swound  
      n  
      vb      an archaic or dialect word for       swoon  

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