How to use Swinging in a sentence
The swinging arm or boom is from 4 to 8 in.
His shoulders swayed gracefully, the open denim jacket swinging loosely in the breeze.
Their pace out of the dwelling and toward the hills was brutal, too fast for her to keep up, and Leyon ended up swinging her into his arms like a child to keep the fast pace into the rocky hills.
The foursome rode the gondola the short distance down from the parking area to the central village complex, with Donnie looking down, wide-eyed from the swinging car.
But his cry came an instant too late as Shipton plummeted past him, his ice ax swinging in a rip across Dean's calf as he plummeted backward into space, and down to the rocks and churning river below.Advertisement
Larger cars are usually dumped by means of rotating or swinging cradles, the car bodies being rigidly attached to the axles or trucks.
Xander snorted, eyes on her ass and the swinging pony tail.
He is generally naked; his right leg rests on a rock or the prow of a ship; he carries a trident in his hand, and is gazing in front of him, apparently out to sea; sometimes he is standing on the water, swinging his trident, or riding in his chariot over the waves, accompanied by his wife Amphitrite, the Nereids and other inhabitants of the sea.
Gabriel pushed her aside, into the kitchen, swinging out the sword with ease at odds with his large form.
Dean turned him around as he was swinging, knocking Shipton flying into a snow bank with a right hand that started at ground level.Advertisement
Jonathan removed the hat and set it on the counter, his injured gaze swinging back to Alex for approval.
In cold weather the Egyptians warm their rooms by placing in them a brazier, "chafing-dish," or "standing-dish," filled with charcoal, whereon incense is burnt; and in hot weather they refresh them by occasionally swinging a hand censer by a chain through them - frankincense, benzoin and aloe wood being.
The varying direction of the inclining couple Pc may be realized by swinging the weight P from a crane on the ship, in a circle of radius c. But if the weight P was lowered on the ship from a crane on shore, the vessel would sink bodily a distance P/wA if P was deposited over F; but deposited anywhere else, say over Q on the water-line area, the ship would turn about a line the antipolar of Q with respect to the confocal ellipse, parallel to FF', at a distance FK from F FK= (k2-hV/A)/FQ sin QFF' (2) through an angle 0 or a slope of one in m, given by P sin B= m wA FK - W'Ak 2V hV FQ sin QFF', (3) where k denotes the radius of gyration about FF' of the water-line area.
On the 9th, by Oyama's orders, Nogi extended northward instead of further swinging in south-eastward, Oku now occupied all the original line of the 3rd Army, Nozu alone was left on the south front, and Kuroki and Kawamura began to engage Linievich seriously.
The church of St Francis de Sales (in Walnut Hills), built in 1888, has a bell, cast in Cincinnati, weighing fifteen tons, and said to be the largest swinging bell in the world.Advertisement
In 1581, while watching a lamp set swinging in the cathedral of Pisa, he observed that, whatever the range of its oscillations, they were invariably executed in equal times.
In all sorts of bodily exercises, as swinging, wrestling, dancing, riding and hunting, they take great pleasure.
My hair in a long, thick ponytail swinging side to side.
The soldiers, swinging their arms and keeping time spontaneously, marched with long steps.
During the swinging motion, your muscles are in constant tension.Advertisement
Josh stared at her swim suit, his expression swinging back and fourth from surprise to embarrassment.
The first objective and part of the second were carried on time and without great difficulty, but the left of the ist Canadian Div., swinging to the left against Marquion, was checked for a time, until reinforcements, including units of the 11th Div., came up to complete the capture of the village and its defences.
Near the Giant's Causeway are the ruins of the castles of Dunseverick and Dunluce, situated high above the sea on isolated crags, and the swinging bridge of Carrick-a-Rede, spanning a chasm 80 ft.
For example, the pack-in title -- Wii Sports -- lets you play tennis, golf, baseball and more by actually swinging your arms.
The sword swinging takes a bit getting used to.Advertisement
Swinging late will angle the ball away from you.
Does the child enjoy swinging, bouncing on your lap or similar activities?
In modern times pumping engines have replaced windmills, and the typical old Dutch landscape with its countless hooded heads and swinging arms has been greatly transformed by the advent of the chimney stacks of the pumping-stations.
In order to dispense even with the charging of the presses by hand, in some systems the cages are first charged in a preliminary press, from which they are transferred mechanically by a swinging arrangement into the final press.
Bordeaux gripped her elbow and helped her up on the bay, swinging up behind her.
All four of us are kissing thirty, swinging on that cusp between frantic singles and life commitments.
Her arm tightened about his neck as, vice-like, she pulled her body against him while swinging a bare leg over his.
Dellape's late shoulder set up the wing for what appeared to be a swinging arm from behind by the tight-head prop.
As well as 235 pontoon berths, there are 110 swinging moorings with a water taxi service.
In the upper lights of the south chancel window are angels of the Precious Blood swinging censers.
Aircraft that require hand starting by prop swinging must have chocks placed in front of the wheels.
The oldest swinging amazing grace in of the national upmann's wonderful cigars.
Young people had been swinging on the electrical conduit to the Church.
Rock the baby to sleep in its very own swinging crib, turn the arm and watch the balloon sail around the hill.
Even with decompression, swinging 14½ liters must have been an act of absolute desperation.
Blow Up has become emblematic of mod, Swinging Sixties London.
Apart from engine set-up, Hofmann also tested a revised rear swinging arm and chassis geometry.
Indiana Gary (of Tilley hat fame) also returned with his pockets full of the products of the swinging of his geological hammer.
A separate garden complete with swinging hammocks is used for private parties, for which the inn is an ideal venue.
Aiming for happy and dancey, they had the lampshades swinging in time to their internal organ shifting bass lines and intricately worked techno.
A swinging mooring 40 meters from the waters edge is included in the price.
A woman who was far too plump to be swinging through trees thrust a large enamel mug into Gordon's hands.
A prepared test piece, usually notched, is broken by a swinging pendulum.
The three rings of indexing holes in the headstock pulley were engaged by a pointer mounted on a swinging bracket.
Sometimes, you even raise an enigmatic smile, then carry on, your tumeric yellow sari swinging beneath a three-quarter-length gray raincoat.
Concentrate on swinging all the way to your opposite shoulder blade.
Mallaig - Swinging moorings are available at Mallaig Boatbuilding and Engineering Co. Ltd. At the harbor slipways.
Progressive damping is achieved by connecting the central spring strut, using a lever system, to the swinging arm.
Currently, she is developing her cage harness suit for new Aerial and swinging trapeze.
This Swinging Sixties novel reveals the seedier side of London where the low life meet the high life in the city's dark underbelly.
If he ca n't woo them in Fife, what are his prospects of swinging it in southern England?
In the organ pipe - as in the common whistle - a thin sheet of air is forced through a narrow slit at the bottom of the embouchure and impinges against the top edge, which is made very p c. sharp. The disturbance made at the commencement of the blowing will no doubt set the air in the pipe vibrating in its own natural period, just as any irregular air disturbance will set a suspended body swinging in its natural period, but we are to consider how the vibration is maintained when once set going.
As the oscilla swung in the wind, oscillare came to mean to swing, hence in English "oscillation," the act of swinging backwards and forwards, periodic motion to and fro, hence any variation or fluctuation, actual or figurative.
Undo and remove the 12mm pinch bolt at the rearmost part of the swinging arm, on the left hand side of the bike.
He steered for the open country, abandoning the tow-path, and swinging his steed down a rutty lane.
Everybody knows that the Beatles ' " Lovely Rita " was a real live person - a London traffic warden in the swinging sixties.
The lack of thumbs in spider monkeys is an adaptation for swinging through the trees.
Cassius just kept flicking jabs into the champion 's stolid face; Liston kept swinging at where Cassius had been a split second before.
Perl Whirl The oldest swinging superior cuisine and nights of politics places to eat.
Many did not like the sitting position or swinging when suspended in mid-air.
Stylish lines, cocktail cabinets, fridges and fast cars... the swinging sixties had arrived !
A contemporary gentle swinging crib that can be locked when stationary.
Blow Up A photographer discovers he may or may not prove a murder has taken place in a swinging 60s London.
Soon Polo and his artist girlfriend, Coque, retreat to their farmhouse for the night, leaving me swinging in a hammock.
There were few instances of people wearing beards, swinging from chandeliers (indeed any forms of illumination) or bringing turtles.
Blow Up is what the " Swinging sixties " were all about.
Recent additions include the Haunted Conservatory, the Swinging Chairs and the Wareham Bears.
To the east of this is a small synclinal fold swinging the outcrops round to the south and back again.
Sir inevitably is on the roof, doing complicated, technical things like swinging the dish about, and tightening up a butterfly nut.
This Swinging Sixties novel reveals the seedier side of London where the low life meet the high life in the city 's dark underbelly.
Some action films portray characters swinging from chandeliers, which is not a logical decision.
Until one day my wonderful husband realized that swinging my son helped.
The Swingomatic 6-Speed Swing is a battery-operated swinging chair for babies.
As you might surmise from the name, the Swingomatic features six different swinging speeds.
The swinging speeds range from very slow and soothing to a faster pace that is suitable for entertaining baby when he or she is fully awake.
The activity tray (basically just two toys connected to the front tray) fared somewhat better as my baby liked to have something to fiddle with as he was swinging.
However, beginners and intermediates will probably want to steer clear of this club until they've become more comfortable swinging the lighter weight clubs.
Some have swinging plastic doors to completely enclose the litter pan.
There are also versions that have drop leaves supported by swinging legs.
Hypnosis isn't a guy swinging a medallion in front of your eyes until you go to sleep so he can manipulate you.
The Pranna timer uses a free swinging hammer set used with a carved wood bowl or singing bowl.
According to his official website, six-month-old Tiger would watch with great interest as his father practiced swinging the golf club.
There's no better way to bid farewell to your days as a swinging single than to take a bunch of your best friends on a cruise.
Eddie's playing is the complete package of tasteful phrasing, an innovative two-handed tapping technique, swinging rhythm playing and an unmistakable sound, all delivered with a passion and joy that only the true greats possess.
This allowed me to maximize the space in that room and allowed space for my piano against a wall that otherwise could not have been used if a standard swinging door was installed.
Swinging patio doors often provide a superior energy-efficient option over bypass sliding patio doors because they have heavy weatherstripping installed around the edges.
Swinging patio doors do not offer the space efficiency of the bypass door, but they often offer a more anesthetically pleasing look to the home.
Jeld Wen Windows and Doors offers custom made wood swinging patio doors in a variety of sizes and shapes.
The swinging sixties was an era of high style and fashion, and 1960's charm bracelets are a symbol of the fun and funky jewelry that marked the decade.
A Scrambler, Monster, bumper cars, swinging ship, and free-wheeling swings are all fun options for everyone.
Point and aim your gun with the Wii remote and fight sword battles by swinging it like a real blade.
It can get pretty tiring swinging that Wii Remote around, doing yoga with Wii Fit, and playing a variety of other physically active games, so you may want to curl up with a good movie afterward.
As the ball is coming towards you, swinging the remote soon will hit it at a sharp angle more parallel to you.
You can use a Nintendo Wii Sports tip to hit consistent home runs by only hitting the fast balls and swinging upwards with the remote.
Play as Kong, swinging through the jungle and battling V-Rex, giant snakes and flying beasts.
You will have fun swinging through trees and climbing cliffs.
The meat of any Prince of Persia game has the prince leaping across pits, climbing walls and swinging from poles to reach his goal.
Once the novelty of swinging through the city with your spider web wears off, the excitement dwindles.
It allows you to explore the city of New York freely, swinging with your web and climbing buildings.
The motion controls are for swinging and combat.
Swinging the sword and using items is done by moving the Wii Remote, so instead of tapping a button to attack an enemy you can literally just move your hand.
Now you get to deal with crazed Spanish-speaking villagers, throwing dynamite and swinging chainsaws.
Your character will automatically run towards the birdie and you are responsible for swinging the Wii Remote just like you would a badminton racket.
Your swinging arm could knock that precious plant stand over.
When you are ready to take your shot, you hold the B button (located on the underside of the Wii-mote, sometimes referred to as the "trigger button") and begin your approach by swinging the controller backward.
The more space you allow between your stems, the more swinging motion and potential breakage opportunities.
Swinging toddlers from the arms while playing can cause this injury.
Decreased arm swinging on one side is indicative of corticospinal tract disease.
Babies enjoy repetitive, rhythmic motion such as rocking, swinging, swaying, and jiggling.
The characteristic features are the quick steps, the swinging hips, the sexy undertones of the dance, and the free-flowing arms and legs.
Pros - Looks stylish, and the swinging tie adds a level of movement to your routine.
Cons - Same as above, a swinging tie can sometimes go places you don't want it to, such as in your own eyes or in your partner's face during energetic moves.
Also known as a Baby Swipe, breakdancing choreography for the two step involves hopping with a crouched leg while taking your other (straightened) leg and swinging it around.
Audiences leave the show singing the title song and swinging their umbrellas, tapping their toes and in love with the world, largely because of the happy dancing and singing in this scene.
The long locks swinging with great luster in Pantene commercials may be more of a marketing trick than anything else, but that type of hair doesn't have to be a dream.
Swinging is one of the fondest memories of childhood and is a classic feature of a play set.
Instead of placing one leg in and out before following with your body, you'll have to sit in the car seat first, legs outside, before swinging them in.
Swinging - which includes swapping partners and/or engaging in group sex.
Swinging is a more casual way to get involved with multiple partners.
Some dating sites are devoted to swinging, or let members click "swinger" as an option.
Like swinging, hookups have gotten easier thanks to the Internet.
Swinging is the practice of engaging in sexual activities with multiple partners.
While swinging is typically thought of as two couples swapping partners for sexual intercourse, it may also involve group sex and voyeurism or exhibitionism.
The swinging lifestyle is typically devoted to only casual sex.
While the swinging lifestyle is featured in a television or movie plot from time to time, it typically exists under the radar.
OnlineSwingers.com provides several introductory articles on swinging and tips for those participating in the lifestyle in addition to the usual personal ads.
Swinging - Swinging typically refers to swapping partners.
Swinging couples take a more open-minded view of relationships.
Swinging is the general term used for the practice of enjoying intimate relations with others while in a committed relationship.
Although most discussions of swinging consider the participants as couples, some single women, and to a lesser extent single men, also participate.
There are different levels of swinging couples can consider.
Age range and location offer additional options for narrowing down your potential partners in swinging.
SwingLifeStyle is another free online dating site for swinging couples.
The site also features a forum section with information on clubs and events and discussion of numerous topics related to swinging.
If you're interested in a swingers-friendly vacation, Lifestyles Tours and Travel offers several options or Lifestyles Conventions will let you enjoy time in the company of swinging couples in a popular tourist destination.
Liberated Christians offers several articles on swinging topics like the history of the practice and making the most of the experience.
If you are a couple seeking other couples for swinging, you should list that interest in your profile.
In a culture where about half of the marriages end in divorce, the need for finding a different model to make relationships work has led to many forms of non-monogamy such as polyamory, swinging, and "open" marriage.
From the dance swinging Go Go bags of the '60s to the gold leather of the disco '70s, they followed the fashions of evening wear in fabrics, decorations, activities, and shapes.
Your boss will invite you to his annual swinging Christmas party while he eyes you carefully, wondering if you might be right for that opening position in management.
What's a little cold weather when the glamorous Winter Betty is swinging from your arm?
Even a quick trek to a local college campus would likely reveal an army of similar carryalls, swinging identically from the arms of coeds, perhaps in varying colors.
Paint a low brick wall with Humpty Dumpty swinging his feet.
Is she doll crazy, or would she rather be outside climbing trees and swinging on a tire swing?
As he ran out into the highway still swinging his axe in the rain, a shipyard truck barreling down the highway struck and killed him.
The 10,000 sq.ft. rainforest exhibit, complete with tree-filled paths and swinging ropes, takes visitors inside the real-life habitat of the zoo's Squirrel Monkeys.
Picture a pixie swinging on a crescent moon against a starry background.
Swinging, sliding, and tackling the monkey bars are activities that improve coordination and boost navigation skills.
As the Chinese market rapidly opens to foreign investment, the exchange for goods has kept pace, with the door swinging both ways.
A great way for a kettlebell workout to include the lower body's muscles is to perform swinging actions with the kettlebells.
Slowly, build up a rocking motion in the kettlebells, each time lifting the kettlebells higher in front of your body and swinging them farther back between your legs each time.
As you jump up, kick your legs out to the sides while pointing your toes down and swinging your arms out to the side and up above your head.
Give the hoop a big shove to the right and catch with your hips, swinging it around.
Don't be discouraged if you cannot keep it swinging at first.
Anyone who uses the shoulder for repetitive actions such as swinging a tennis racket, throwing a ball or even lifting a weight may be prone to rotator cuff tears, which is a tearing of the tendons in the rotator cuff.
Swing your arms loosely at your sides, don't hold them tight to your body; the added resistance of swinging your arms in the water will help make this a total body exercise.
Many kettlebell exercises involve swinging motions, and it could be very dangerous to have the weight increments come detached from the kettlebell as you swing the weight.
Kettlebell exercises generally include swinging motions that have the potential to cause injury if not performed correctly.
You obviously should take care when swinging a kettlebell.
No bounce sports bras keep breasts from swinging, bouncing or wobbling during workouts and other physical activities.
Scotland and Ireland's traditional form of dance is Country Dancing, characterised by couples swinging each other around by the arm to the sound of cheery accordions, fiddles, bagpipes, pipes and guitars.
At an April performance at England's "Give It a Name" festival, Lazzara accidentally knocked unconscious Rubano while wildly swinging his microphone, eventually sending him to the hospital for six stiches.
After reviving his career in the late 1950s, Sinatra came out swinging with albums like Nice 'n' Easy, Sinatra at the Sands (a popular live album) and Watertown.
Swinging the target while the participants take aim adds an additional challenge.
He extended his hand, introducing himself and swinging into a cheery speech about the visual pleasures of wintertime in Ouray.
She moved down the catwalk, swinging her designer-encased butt.
Such a system is called "conservative," and is well illustrated by the swinging pendulum above referred to.
The slope of the river bed diminishes until the plain compels the river to move slowly, swinging in meanders proportioned to its size, and gradually, controlled by the flattening land, ceasing to transport material, but raising its banks and silting up its bed by the dropped sediment, until, split up and shoaled, its distributaries struggle across its delta to the sea.
The tools may be standing at the bottom - while he is playing with the slack of the cable or they may be swinging all the time several feet from the bottom.
The Taff is spanned by two bridges, one a four-arched bridge rebuilt in 1858-1859 leading to Llandaff, and the other a cantilever with a central swinging span of 190 ft.
A boat, called the "Bessemer," was built on this plan in 1875 and put on the cross-Channel service to Calais, but the mechanism of the swinging saloon was not found effective in practice and was ultimately removed.
Don't you think there is nothing better than stepping out, swinging a deliciously decadent little bag through the air?
Anatole stood with his right thumb under a button of his uniform, his chest expanded and his back drawn in, slightly swinging one foot, and, with his head a little bent, looked with beaming face at the princess without speaking and evidently not thinking about her at all.
A shopkeeper with red pimples on his cheeks near the nose, and a calm, persistent, calculating expression on his plump face, hurriedly and ostentatiously approached the officer, swinging his arms.
Among the trees a man with long legs and long, swinging arms, wearing a short jacket, bast shoes, and a Kazan hat, was approaching with long, light steps.