Nouns (4)

deglutition, drink, swallow
n. the act of swallowing; "one swallow of the liquid was enough"; "he took a drink of his beer and smacked his lips"
swallow
n. small long-winged songbird noted for swift graceful flight and the regularity of its migrations

Verbs (10)

swallow
v. believe or accept without questioning or challenge; "Am I supposed to swallow that story?"
live with, swallow, accept
v. tolerate or accommodate oneself to; "I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"; "I swallowed the insult"; "She has learned to live with her husband's little idiosyncrasies"
unsay, take back, withdraw, swallow
v. take back what one has said; "He swallowed his words"
swallow
v. keep from expressing; "I swallowed my anger and kept quiet"
swallow
v. engulf and destroy; "The Nazis swallowed the Baltic countries"

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Fuzzynyms (32)

submerge, deluge, inundate
v. fill or cover completely, usually with water
sweep up, adopt, embrace, espouse
v. take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own; "She embraced Catholicism"; "They adopted the Jewish faith"
accept
v. consider or hold as true; "I cannot accept the dogma of this church"; "accept an argument"
disclaim
v. renounce a legal claim or title to
revoke
v. fail to follow suit when able and required to do so
countenance, let, allow, permit
v. consent to, give permission; "She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"; "I won't let the police search her basement"; "I cannot allow you to see your exam"
guzzle
v. drink greedily or as if with great thirst; "The boys guzzled the cheap vodka"
guttle, pig, raven, devour
v. eat greedily; "he devoured three sandwiches"
go through, down, consume, devour
v. eat immoderately; "Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal"
submerse, submerge
v. put under water; "submerge your head completely"
swamp, inundate, flood, deluge
v. fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid; "the basement was inundated after the storm"; "The images flooded his mind"
withdraw, retire
v. withdraw from active participation; "He retired from chess"
recall
v. make unavailable; bar from sale or distribution; "The company recalled the product when it was found to be faulty"

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buy
v. accept as true; "I can't buy this story"

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