swan
1. [ verb ] to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
Synonyms: swear assert affirm aver verify avow
Examples:

"Before God I swear I am innocent"

Related terms: declare declare hold declare assure claim attest protest avowal affirmation swearer affirmer
2. [ noun ] (zoology) stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult
Related terms: aquatic_bird cob whooper pen coscoroba mute_swan cygnet tundra_swan trumpeter black_swan Anatidae swan's_down
3. [ verb ] move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
Synonyms: wander roam drift stray rove range vagabond roll ramble tramp cast
Examples:

"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"

Related terms: travel maunder gallivant stray wander straggler wanderer alley_cat wandering rambler vagabond drifting hiker
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 1471
5. [ verb ] sweep majestically
Examples:

"Airplanes were swanning over the mountains"

Related terms: sweep
Similar spelling:   Swann
  Swaney
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  Swiney
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  Swayne
  Swinney
  Sweeney
  swim
  Swem
  Siwan
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