Reverse Dictionary: SW – SWEK


SWADDLE – VERBS
– to envelop in swaddling-clothes BESWADDLE 1755 obs. rare
– to swaddle; to entwine; to wrap up clumsily WADDLE Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 
SWADDLING CLOTH – NOUNS
– a swaddling cloth BOUND ROUND 1955 Amer. dial.
 
SWAGGER, SWAGGERER, SWAGGERING – ADJECTIVES
– BOBADILIAN blustering, boasting, swaggering …1803
– BOTTY conceited, swaggering …Bk1913 sl.
– BRAVASHING boasting, swaggering, blustering …1652 obs. rare
– BUCKO blustering, swaggering …1883 nautical sl.
– FLASH conceited, foolhardy, swaggering, vainglorious …1830 sl.
– JAISTERING swaggering, gesturing, gesticulating …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– PERNICATED swaggering, conceited …B1900 Amer. sl.
– PRATCHANT conceited, forward, swaggering …1597 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– RUTTERKIN swaggering; crafty; sly …1594 obs.
– STIFF WITH FRILL very conceited, swaggering …Bk1892 Aust. sl.
– TISTY-TOSTY swaggering …1598 obs.
– TORY-RORY boisterous, uproarious, roaring, roistering, swaggering, wild …1678 obs.
 
SWAGGER etc. – NOUNS
– BLATANTATION noisy and eager expression of emotions; swagger …1890 sl.
– BOUNCE a loud or audacious boast; a boastful falsehood; impudent self-assertion, swagger …1714
– BUCKO swagger, bluster …1909 nautical sl.
– EDGE conceit, self-importance, swagger …1869 Eng. dial.
– FACING the act of boasting, swaggering, or browbeating; a defiance …1523 obs.
– FAFF swagger, pretense; show, useless adornments …1880 Eng. dial.
– FRILL swagger, conceit, affectation …19C colloq.
– JAISTER swagger, pride of manner and gait …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– SIDE pretentiousness; swagger; conceit …1878 sl.
– SWANK a swagger
– TICKERATION strutting; swagger …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
– TIGERISM vulgar ostentation or affectation; pretentiousness; swagger …1836
 
SWAGGER etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– ALLIGATOR a swaggering, pugnacious frontiersman …1826 Amer. dial. obs.
– ALLIGATOR HORSE a swaggering, pugnacious frontiersman …1826 Amer. dial. obs.
– BELLSWAGGER;  BELSWAGGER a swaggering gallant, a noisy braggart, a bully …1639 obs.
– BELLY-SWAGGER a swaggering gallant or bully; a whoremonger, a lecher, a pimp …1775 obs.
– BENNICKEY BOUNCE a swaggerer …c1850 UK criminals’ sl.
– BILBO-LORD a swaggerer, a bully …1621
– BOUNCE a boastful, swaggering fellow …1819 colloq.
– BOUNCER a boaster, a braggart, a swaggering liar …1834
– BUCKO a blustering, swaggering, or domineering fellow; sometimes used as a term of address …1899 nautical sl.
– DASH-BUCKLER a swaggering fellow; a swashbuckler …1567 obs.
– DRUG-STORE COWBOY orig. an idle young swaggerer who hung around drug-store soda fountains trying to press girls; one who loiters or loafs on street corners, etc. …1923 US sl.
– FACER one who puts on a bold face; one who boasts or swaggers; a braggart, a bully …c1515 obs.
– FANFARON a bully, blusterer, swaggerer; an empty boaster or braggart; a vain pretender …1622
– FLAUNTING FABIAN a swashbuckler, a swaggerer; a careless fellow …1598 obs.
– GAUSTER a violent, unmanageable fellow; a swaggering fellow; a fool …1815 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– GAUSTERER a swaggerer; a braggart, a blusterer …1896 Eng. dial.
– HACKSTER a cut-throat; a swaggering ruffian, a swashbuckler …1581 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– HALF HORSE, HALF ALLIGATOR a swaggering, pugnacious frontiersman, esp. a riverboatman …1817 Amer. dial.
– HARRY-RUFFIAN a swaggerer …1609-10 obs.
– HECTOR a swaggering fellow; a braggart; a bully …M17
– HUFF-CAP a swaggering fellow …Bk1886 Eng. dial.
– JIGGER an odd-looking person; an airy, swaggering person …1825 Eng. dial.
– ROISTER-DOISTER a roisterer or swaggering or noisy reveller …a1553 obs.
– ROYTHERER a man who is turbulent, swaggering, and uncontrollable …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– RUTTERKIN an old crafty fox; a sly old fellow; a swaggering gallant or bully; a term of contempt …1526 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– SNOIT a young, conceited person, who speaks little; an upstart, a swaggerer; one who goes where he has no right to go, an intruder …1824 Sc. obs.
– SWANK a swaggering, showy, or boastful person …1913 sl.
– SWANKER a swaggering, showy, or boastful person …a1846 sl.
– TEAR-CAT one who causes a disturbance or trouble; a bully, swaggerer, a blustering person; a thug; a fierce or destructive person…1611
– TEARER a person who tears or rushes along or about; a blustering or violent person; a ranter, roisterer, swaggerer, thug, or bully …1664
– TISTITOSTIE a swaggering or blustering fellow …1598 obs.
– TISTI-TOSTIE-FELLOW a swaggerer …1598 obs.
– TISTY-TOSTY a swaggering or blustering fellow …1598 obs.
– TORY-RORY a roisterer, a swaggerer …B1857 obs.
– WAG-FEATHER a silly swaggerer; a swaggering coxcomb …1611 obs.
 
SWAGGER etc. – VERBS
– BLOW SMOKE to exaggerate; to swagger …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
– BOUNCE to talk big, to bluster, to hector; to swagger …c1626 obs.
– BRAVE AROUND to swagger …1949 Amer. dial.
– BUCK to swagger, to talk big or bumptiously, to brag …1880 sl.
– BUKH to swagger, to talk big or bumptiously, to brag …1880 sl.
– CROW to exult loudly, to boast, to swagger …a1529
– DO THE HEAVY to swagger; to make a fine show …1884 sl.
– FANFARONADE to bluster, to swagger …1837
– FLARE to swagger; to go with a bounce …1841 sl.
– FLASH ONE’S GAB to talk, to swagger, to brag …1819 sl.
– GAUSTER to behave in a noisy, boisterous, or swaggering fashion; to frolic and romp; to brag or boast; also, to laugh noisily …1674 Eng. dial.
– GOYSTER to brag and swagger …Bk1839 Eng. dial.
– HUFF to swagger …Bk1886 Eng. dial.
– JIG AROUND to putter around; to dally; to strut, to prance, to swagger …1966 Amer. dial.
– MACK to swagger; to walk rhythmically …1963 African-American sl.
– MAJOR to walk with a military air, to swagger …1816 Sc. obs.
– MANTEE WALK to swagger …1930s sl.
– PLAY THE ZOUAVE to show off, to swagger …World War I army sl.
– PYRGOPOLINIZE to swagger, to hector …1605 nonce word obs.
– RAUNCH to swagger, to bully, to intimidate …c1939 Amer. dial.
– ROAR to riot; to swagger …Bk1903 sl.
– STUMP to boast; to swagger …1748 sl.
– SWANK to boast, to behave boastfully, self-importantly, or ostentatiously; to swagger; to show off …1809 sl.
– VAMPER to boast, to bluster, to swagger; to bully …1781 Eng. dial.
– VAPER to brag, to boast, to swagger, to exult; to bully; to flourish menacingly; to threaten with violence …1785 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– VAPOUR to act in a fantastic or ostentatious manner; to show off; to swagger; to walk in with a swaggering air …1652
– VOMPER to boast, to bluster, to swagger; to bully …1781 Eng. dial.
 
SWALLOW, SWALLOWED, SWALLOWING – NOUNS
– GURGITATION swallowing, guzzling …1542 obs.
– LABBER the act of swallowing a liquid so hastily that a portion is allowed to fall, and a noise made with the lips; the noise thus caused …Bk1902 Sc.
– QUILT the act of swallowing; the swallowing power; the amount swallowed at one movement of the throat; a small drink …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– SHLOOK the amount of liquor taken in one swallow …1967 Amer. dial.
– STUFF a term of contempt for anything to be swallowed, esp. medicine …1605 colloq.
 
SWALLOW etc. – VERBS
– BAWL to suck; to swallow …1930s sl.
– BLUDDER to make a noise in the mouth or throat in swallowing any liquid …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLUTHER to make a noise in swallowing; to make an inarticulate sound …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLUTTER to make a noise in swallowing …Bk1898 Sc.
– BOLT to swallow hastily and without chewing; to swallow whole or with a single effort, to gulp down …1794 colloq.
– EAT to swallow; used esp. in the context of ingesting LSD …1970 US sl.
– ENGLUT to swallow, to gulp down …a1492 obs.
– ENGORGE to swallow up, to devour …1497
– GANG DOWN LIKE LAMOO to be easily swallowed, to give pleasure in swallowing …Bk1902 Sc.
– GLOP to swallow greedily …1362 obs. rare
– GOLLOP to gulp; to swallow greedily; to eat hurriedly and with great gusto …1834 Amer. dial. & sl.
– GOOZLE to swallow, to guzzle, to drink too fast …1914 Amer. dial.
– GORBLE to gobble, to swallow …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– GOZZLE to swallow or drink greedily …1966 Amer. dial.
– GULCH (DOWN) to swallow voraciously …1848 Amer. dial.
– GULLOP to gulp; to swallow greedily …1834 Amer. dial.
– GURGITATE to swallow greedily, to devour …1656 obs. rare
– GUTTLE to devour or swallow greedily …1685
– GUZZLE to swallow liquor greedily or to excess …1583
– LABBER to make a noise with the lips in swallowing a liquid; to let fall a portion of one’s food while swallowing …Bk1902 Sc.
– LEBBER to make a noise with the lips in swallowing a liquid; to let fall a portion of one’s food while swallowing …Bk1902 Sc.
– PAUNCH to swallow in a greedy manner …1821 Sc.  
– PULL to drink, to take a swallow …1436 sl.
– QUELCH to swallow …1790 Eng. dial.
– QUILP to swallow …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– QUILT to swallow …a1658 Eng. dial.
– QUILTY to swallow …1864 Eng. dial.
– RUN DOWN THE WRONG THROAT of food when swallowed: to go the wrong way …1883 Eng. dial.
– SCOFF to eat noisily and greedily; to swallow food or drink quickly; to devour; to gulp down, to toss off …1826 Sc.
– SCOOP to swallow …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– SCRANNEL to eat greedily; to swallow up …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– SCRAWN to swallow …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– SCUFF to swallow food or drink quickly; to gulp down, to toss off …1826 Sc.
– SHLOOK to swallow …1939 Amer. dial.
– SLONK to swallow greedily; to devour …1481 rare
– SLUP to sup, to swallow …L16
– SWALLIE;  SWALLY to swallow …1818 Sc.
– SWOBBLE to swallow hastily …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– WAFFLE to chew and swallow with difficulty …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– WOOF to swallow ravenously …1943 sl., orig. air force usage
– YOCKEN to gulp; to swallow greedily or noisily …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– YORKEN to gulp; to swallow greedily or noisily …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 
SWALLOW (bird) – NOUNS
– a swallow DEVIL’S BIRD 1879 Eng. dial.
– a swallow THUNDERBIRD 1986 Amer. dial.
– the note of the swallow QUIT-QUIT 1900 Eng. dial.
 
SWALLOWED UP, SWALLOW UP – ADJECTIVES
– ABSORPT absorbed; swallowed up; fig. engrossed …1528 arch.
 
SWALLOWED UP etc. – VERBS
– to swallow up ABSORBEATE Bk1626 obs.
 
SWAMP, SWAMPY – ADJECTIVES
– ALL OF A POP swampy …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– HELOBIOUS living in marshes or swamps …1889 rare
– LAIRY wet, swampy, miry … a1825 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– QUEACHY of ground: swampy, boggy …1593 obs. exc. Eng. dial. 
– SLUMPY marshy, swampy, muddy, boggy …1823 orig. Eng. dial.
​- SUMPY boggy, miry, swampy …1829 Eng. dial.
– ULIGINOUS of places: soaked with water or moisture; water-logged; swampy …1610
– VOGGY boggy, swampy …B1900 Sc.
– WAUCHIE swampy, boggy …1825 Sc. obs.
 
SWAMP etc. – NOUNS
– CAMARINE a fetid marsh or swamp …1576 obs.
– DABAL a wet, swampy piece of land …1929 Sc.
– FLOSH a swamp; a body of standing water grown over with weeds, reeds, etc….a1300 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– LACHE a swamp; a quagmire; a wet mass …1815 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– MARAIS a swamp …1839 Amer. dial.
– SLUMP a marsh; a swamp; a muddy or boggy place …E19 Eng. dial.
– SUG a marsh, a bog, a swamp …1578 obs.
– SUMP a marsh, a swamp, a bog, a morass …c1425
– SUMPT a marsh, a bog, a swamp …c1425 obs.
– VLY a swamp or marshy pond …1645 Amer. dial.
– VOG a bog; a swamp …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– YARF a peat-bog, a swamp …1897 Sc.
 
SWAMP etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– SWAMPER a person who inhabits, works in, or is exceptionally familiar with swamps …colloq.
 
SWAN – ADJECTIVES
– pert. to a swan CYCNEAN 1840 rare
– pert. to a swan CYGNEAN a1614 rare
 
SWAN – NOUNS
– a brood of swans EYRAR 1551 obs.
– a swan QUEEN-BIRD 1830  
 
SWAN – NOUNS, PERSON
– a person who looks after a ‘game’ of swans GAMESTER 1880 obs.
 
SWAP, SWAPPING – NOUNS
– a swapping; an exchange SWITCHEROO 1933 US sl.
 
SWAP etc. – VERBS
– to swap, to exchange SHIFT 1904 Amer. dial.
– to swap, to exchange, to barter RAP a1700 Eng. dial. & sl.
 
SWARM, SWARMING – ADJECTIVES
– QUICK swarming, infested …1880 Sc.
 
SWARM etc. – NOUNS
– BIKE a nest of wild bees, wasps, etc.; a nestful of bees, a swarm …1790 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– SCRAE a crowd, multitude, swarm …1899 Sc.
– SCRIDE a swarm, esp. of vermin …1898 Sc.
– SKRAE a crowd, multitude, swarm …1899 Sc.
– VERMIN a large quantity or number; a swarm, a crowd, multitude …1745 Sc.
 
SWARM etc. – VERBS
– BIKE to swarm like bees; also, to gather, to assemble, to crowd …1790 Sc.
– GROWL to swarm …1542 obs. rare
– QUALLER to swarm, to be alive or infested with …a1838 Sc.
– SCRIDE to swarm; to be covered with vermin …1898 Sc.
– SKREID to swarm; to be covered with vermin …1898 Sc.
– WALLER to swarm, to be alive with …1923 Sc.
 
SWARTHY – ADJECTIVES
– BLACK-FYSE of swarthy complexion …Bk1911 Sc. 
– DACKLIE of a swarthy complexion …1825 Sc. obs.
– FUSCOUS of a dark or sombre hue; dusky, swarthy …1671
– LAUCHTANE dull coloured, swarthy …1375 Sc. obs.
– OZELLY dark of complexion; swarthy …B1900 Sc.
 
SWARTHY – NOUNS, PERSON
– BLACK MAN a dark-haired or swarthy man …a1398 obs.
– EDGE OF DARK, THE a person of swarthy complexion …1886 Eng. dial.
 
SWAY, SWAYING – ADJECTIVES
– TITTERING tottering, swaying. moving unsteadily …1661
– YEE-YAWING lurching, swaying …1935 Amer. dial.
 
SWAY etc. – NOUNS
– SALLY a run from side to side; a rush, a dash; a swaying, swinging motion; a tottering situation …1887 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– TITTERING the act of tottering or swaying; unsteady movement …c1374
 
SWAY etc. – VERBS
– DIDDLE to sway to and fro, or jog up and down, as one does an infant; to dandle …1888 Sc.
– ITLE to have an uncertain footing; to sway to and fro …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– JAMMY to sway to and fro; to stagger …B1900 Eng. dial.
– SWADDLE to sway from side to side …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– TILTER to sway up and down …1845 Eng. dial.
– TITTER † to move unsteadily, as if about to fall; to totter, to reel; to sway to and fro …c1374 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– WAFF to flutter, to flap, to sway from side to side …1813 Sc.
– WAG to sway the body about …1665 obs.
 
SWEAR, SWEARING – ADJECTIVES
– BLASPHEMATORY blasphemous; cursing and swearing; using vile reproachful language …1611 obs.
– DAMNING addicted to profane swearing …1667
– FOUL-LIPPED given to swearing or lewd talk …1867 Eng. dial.
 
SWEAR etc. – NOUNS
– BANG-WORDS explosive epithets; swear words …1906 colloq.
– BANNING swearing, curses …1678 Sc.
– BROAD STATEMENT speech that includes obscenity and cussing …1969 Amer. dial.
– BROAD TALKING speech that includes obscenity and cussing …1969 Amer. dial.
– DAMNING profane swearing …1679
– FRENCH dirty words or swear words in English …20C US colloq.
– LITTLE CONVERSATION, A cursing and/or swearing …20C sl.
– SAYING-OVER a scolding, reprimand, swearing …1905 Amer. dial.
 
SWEAR etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– DAMME a person addicted to saying ‘Damme’; a profane swearer; a blustering, profane, aggressive thug…1618 obs.
– DAMME-BOY a person addicted to saying ‘Damme’; a profane swearer; a blustering, profane, aggressive thug…1618 obs.
– DAMMY a profane swearer …c1610 sl.
– DAMMY-BOY a profane swearer; a roaring, blustering fellow…c1610 sl.
– GODDAM a person given to swearing …M17 obs.
– TEARER OF GOD a blasphemer or profane swearer …a1550 obs.
 
SWEAR etc. – PHRASES
– EXCUSE MY FRENCH a phrase signifying ‘please excuse my use of swear words or taboo words’ …20C Brit. & US colloq.
– PUTTING YOU AT TWELVES swearing at you …1937 Amer. dial. 
 
SWEAR etc. – VERBS
– AIR ONE’S LUNGS to swear, to curse …1911 Amer. dial.
– BAN to scold; to chide; to address with angry and maledictory language, to curse, to swear …1340 Eng. dial.
– BLACKGUARD to talk obscenely; to curse or swear at …1902 Amer. dial.
– BLAGGARD to talk obscenely; to curse or swear at …1902 Amer. dial.
– BLISTER THE AIR to curse or swear violently …1941 Amer. dial.
– CURSE A BLUE STREAK to swear both fast and at great length …L19 sl., orig. US 
– CUSS to swear …1815 euphemism of ‘curse’, orig. US 
– CUSS A BLUE STREAK to swear both fast and at great length …L19 sl., orig. US 
– EFF AND BLIND to swear strongly or continuously …1943 sl.
– MAKE THE AIR BLUE to swear profusely; to use obscene language …1887
– OBJURE to utter an oath, to swear …1830
– RAP AND SWEAR to swear …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– RAP AWAY to swear …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– SINK to use profane language; to swear …1663 obs. exc. Eng. dial. or arch.
– SWEAR LIKE A DRUNKEN TINKER to swear …1608
– SWEAR LIKE LAVENDER JESUS to swear fiercely …1930 Amer. dial.
– SWEAR UP A BLUE STREAK to swear excessively …Bk1995 US sl.
– TAKE BREAD AND SALT to swear …L16
– TALK TO THE LORD to use profanity, to curse …1934 Amer. dial.
– TURN THE AIR BLUE to swear profusely; to use obscene language …1867
 
SWEAR TO – VERBS
– to swear to BUFF 1812 sl.
 
SWEAT, SWEATING, SWEATY  – ADJECTIVES (also see PERSPIRATION)
– BESWEAT covered with sweat …c1205 obs.
– BLEEDING IT OUT sweating heavily …1965 Amer. dial.
– BLEEDING TO DEATH sweating very heavily …1965 Amer. dial.
– FUNKY having a strong or offensive smell; smelling of sweat or other bodily excretions; musky, pungent, rank …a1680
– IN A STEW sweating heavily …L19 sl.
– PUGGY damp and sticky from perspiration; clammy, sweaty, dirty, grimy …1790 Eng. dial.
– STICKY of a person: unpleasantly damp with sweat …1884
– SUDATORY producing or accompanied by sweating …1597 rare
– SUDORIFICAL sweaty, perspiring …1828 obs. rare
– SUDOROUS sweaty …1646 rare
 
SWEAT etc. – NOUNS
– CAB a sticky mass; anything dirty, wet, or clammy; a cold sweat …1790 Eng. dial.
– FUNK a powerful, unpleasant smell, esp. a pungent or musky odour of sweat or other bodily excretions; a stink …1606
– FUNK sweat generated during sex, dancing, general body odour …1930s sl., orig. African-American
– HADDER a state of perspiration; sweat …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– HEAT-DROPS drops of sweat …1887
– LILLYDEW a perspiration, sweat; an excitement …1854 Eng. dial.
– MALT sweat; great heat …BK1905 Eng. dial.
– MUCK anything nasty, as dirt, mud, sweat, feces, etc. …13C
– MUCK OF (A) SWEAT excessive sweat, perspiration …1899 Amer. dial.
– MUCK-SWEAT a very nasty, sweaty state; perspiration; orig. and properly if dust or dirt has accrued …c1830 Brit. colloq.
– MUCK-WASH a nasty, sweaty state …19C Brit. colloq.
– SHVITZ to sweat …20C sl.
– SUDARIUM a room in which hot-air or steam baths are taken to produce sweating, a sweating-room …1852
– SUDATION sweating, perspiration …1599 obs.
– SUDATORIUM a room in which hot-air or steam baths are taken to produce sweating, a sweating-room …1756-7
– SUDATORY a room in which hot-air or steam baths are taken to produce sweating, a sweating-room …1615
– SUDORIFICATION sweat, perspiration …1708 obs. rare
– SWEATSPIRATION sweat …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– THOW perspiration; a profuse sweat …1838 Sc.
– TOIL-DROP a drop of sweat caused by toil …1805
 
SWEAT etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– MUCK OF SWEAT a very sweaty person …1903 Amer. dial.
 
SWEAT etc. – VERBS
– BLEED to sweat heavily …1965 Amer. dial.
– EXPIRE to perspire, to sweat …1966 Amer. dial.
– GET ONE’S MUSK UP to sweat very heavily …1966 Amer. dial.
– PERSPIRATE to perspire; to sweat …1822 rare
– RASH OUT to break out in a sweat; generally applied to horses …B1900 Eng. dial.
– SCHVITZ;  SHVITZ to sweat, to perspire …1992 Yiddish
– SUDATE to sweat, to perspire …1599 obs.
– SWEAT LIKE A MULE to sweat profusely …1965 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A NIGGER to sweat copiously …1965 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A NIGGER AT A COUNTY ELECTION to sweat copiously …1965 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A NIGGER AT ELECTION to sweat copiously …1939 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A NIGGER GOING TO ELECTION to be tired, sweaty, and out of breath …1946 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A NIGGER IN CHURCH to sweat copiously …1965 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A NIGGER ON ELECTION DAY to sweat copiously …1965 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A NIGGER PREACHER AT ELECTION to sweat copiously …1970 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A NIGGER TRYING TO TELL THE TRUTH to sweat copiously …1965 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A PIG to sweat profusely …1965 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A STUCK PIG to sweat profusely …1965 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE A TIGER to sweat profusely …1852 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT LIKE BLUE HEAVEN to sweat heavily …1967 Amer. dial.
– SWEAT WORSE THAN A NIGGER AT ELECTION to sweat copiously …1906 Amer. dial.
 
SWEDEN, SWEDISH – ADJECTIVES
– SUECO-GOTHIC Swedish …1824
– SUIOGOTHIC Swedish …1759
 
SWEDEN, SWEDISH – NOUNS
– SUIOGOTHIC the (Old and Middle) Swedish language …1759
 
SWEDEN, SWEDISH – NOUNS, PERSON
– BLOCKHEAD a Swedish person; a Norwegian…1965 Amer. dial.
– NORSKI a nickname for a Swede …20C US sl.
– ROUNDHEAD a Swedish person; a Norwegian; a Polish person; a Finnish person …1965 Amer. dial.
– SALVE-EATER an immigrant from northern Europe, esp. a Swede …L19 US sl., derogatory
 
SWEEP – VERBS
– ANALT to sweep …L19 tinkers’ usage
– BESOM to sweep with force or violence …a1400 obs.
– BESOM to sweep …1791
– DIGHT to prepare, to put in order, to tidy, to clean; to sweep, to dust …1678 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– RAFF to sweep together …1602 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– SCOURGE to sweep with a besom …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– WAFF to set in motion, to sweep, to scatter with a flapping or waving motion …1844 Sc.
– WING to sweep or brush, esp. using a bird’s wing …1865 Amer. dial.
 
SWEEPSTAKES – NOUNS
– a ‘Calcutta sweep’ CALCUTTA 1950 Aust. sl.
– a type of sweepstake in which contestants’ names are auctioned off CALCUTTA SWEEP(S) 1914 Aust. sl.
 
SWEET, SWEETNESS – ADJECTIVES
– ACIDULCIS sour and sweet blended …1675
– DULCORATE endowed with sweetness; sweet; pleasant …1501 obs. rare
– DULCOROUS sweet in taste …1675 obs. rare
– EAGER-DULCE acid and sweet …1548 obs.
– EAGER-SWEET acid and sweet …1616 obs.
– FAINTNESS a sickly taste; excessive sweetness …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– GOO-GOO sweet, sickly …1900s sl.
– ICKY of food: sticky, sweet, unpleasant …1929 US sl., chiefly teen usage
– ICKY-BOO of food: sticky, sweet, unpleasant …1920s US sl., chiefly teen usage
– ICKY-POO of food: sticky, sweet, unpleasant …1920s US sl., chiefly teen usage
– MARMALADE sweet …1629 obs.
– MARMALADY resembling marmalade in sweetness …1602 rare
– MAWKY over-sweet …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– MEEK-TASTED sweet or mild of taste …1897 Sc.
– NECTARED delicious, sweet or fragrant …c1595
– ODORAMINOUS smelling sweet; fragrant; pertaining to odour …1656 obs. rare
– ONO delicious, sweet, palatable …1938 Hawaii
– ONOONO delicious, sweet, palatable …1938 Hawaii
– STICKY-SWEET of a person or thing: unpleasantly sweet, cloying …1915
– SUAVITUDE sweetness; gentleness …1512 obs. rare
– SUGAR-CANDY sugared, deliciously sweet …1575
– SUGARISH sugary, sweet …c1450 rare
– SUGARY excessively or offensively sweet …1591
– SUGARY fond of sugar or sweet things …1664 obs. rare
– SWEET AS MIG very sweet …1825 Eng. dial.
– WALLOWISH-SWEET so sweet as to cloy; sickly …1576 obs.
– ZUCRISH sugary, sweet …c1450 rare
 
SWEET etc. – NOUNS
– GLYCYPICRON something composed of sweet and bitter …1599 obs.
– SUGAR-CANDY something sweet, pleasant, or delicious …1591
 
SWEETEN, SWEETENED – ADJECTIVES
– EDULCORATE softened, sweetened …1810 rare
 
SWEETEN etc. – VERBS
– CANDY to sweeten; to render pleasant or palatable; to give a pleasant appearance to …1592
– DULCESCATE to sweeten …1657 obs. rare
– DULCORATE to sweeten; to free from acridity …1566 obs.
– EDULCORATE to sweeten, to make sweet …1661 obs.
– INDULCATE to make sweet, to sweeten …1628 obs. rare
– MELLIFY to make honey; to sweeten with honey …c1420 obs. rare
– NECTARIZE to sweeten …1592 rare
– OBDULCORATE to sweeten …1657 obs. rare
 
SWEET FOODS (candy, lollies, cakes, etc.) – ADJECTIVES (also see CONFECTIONERY)
– CONFECTORY pert. to the art of making sweetmeats …1648 obs.
sweet foods (candy, lollies, cakes, etc.) nouns
– BANQUET a sweetmeat; a dainty dish; collectively, sweetmeats, dessert …1534 obs.
– BOODLE candy, cake, ice cream, etc. …Bk2004 Amer. sl. Spanish-American War era
– CONFITURE a sweetmeat; a confection …1802
– DANDY-CANDY gaily coloured or ornamental candy …1846 Eng. dial.
– FLOSS cotton candy …1960 US sl.
– GOB-STOPPER a very large, hard, usually spherical sweet …1928 Brit. sl.
– JUNKETRY a sweet or dainty dish; sweetmeats of all kinds …1599 obs. rare
– LICK-‘N’-LIKE candy on a stick to be licked; a lollipop …1968 Amer. dial.
– LICKSTICK a lollipop …1968 Amer. dial.
– METAL sweetmeats …1864 Anglo-Indian
– NUTTY chocolates and other sweets …1947 naval sl.
– POGEY BAIT;  POGGIE BAIT;  POGGY BAIT;  POGIE BAIT candy and cakes, etc; sweets; nonmilitary food and delicacies carried on field exercises …1918 WWI & WWII usage 
– READING-CANDY a lozenge bearing a sentimental motto in red …1907 Amer. dial.
– SPICE a term for sweets or candy …c1970s playground sl.
– SUCCADES sweetmeats of candied fruit or vegetable products …1463
– SUCKABOB a sweetmeat that is sucked in the mouth; a lollipop …1888 rare
– SUCKER a sweet consumed by sucking; a lollipop …1823 sl., orig. Eng. dial.
– SUCKS sweetmeats …1858 colloq.
– SUCTION sweetmeats …Bk1904 sl.
– SUGAR-MEAT a sweetmeat; confection …1587 obs.
– SUGAR-WORK confectionery …1572 obs.
– SUKKARKE a dainty or sweet …c1400 obs. rare
– SWEETY a sweetmeat …1721 orig. Sc.
– TAFFY a lollipop …1944 Amer. dial.
– THROOTHERS mixed sweets …1900 Sc.
– THROUGH-OTHERS mixed sweets …1900 Sc.
 
SWEET FOODS (candy, lollies, cakes, etc.) – NOUNS, PERSON
– TRAGEMATOPOLIST a seller of sweets; a confectioner …1656 obs. rare
 
SWEET FOODS (candy, lollies, cakes, etc.) – VERBS
– HABISHIEHAW to throw sweets in the air for children to pick up …c1840 Sc.
 
SWEETHEART – NOUNS, PERSON
– ACQUAINTANCE a sweetheart; a lover; a fiancée …Bk1879 Eng. dial. 
– AMORET a sweetheart; a lover …LME obs.
– AMORETTO a sweetheart; a lover …L16 obs.
– AMOROSA a female lover or sweetheart …E17
– ANGEL a sweetheart; also, a term of address …Amer. sl.
– APPLE OF THE EYE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BABE a sweetheart; used as an endearment to either sex …1890 Amer. sl.
– BABY a lover; also a spouse; a term of endearment, a darling, a sweetheart or girlfriend; orig. only applied to women  …1684 colloq.
– BABYCAKES a term of endearment or affectionate form of address; darling, sweetheart, dear …1949
– BABY-DOLL an attractive young woman; in direct address: darling, sweetheart …1908 Amer. sl.
– BAILLE a mistress; a sweetheart …1825 Sc.
– BALL AND CHAIN one’s girlfriend or sweetheart, esp. if domineering …1932 US sl.
– BEAU the attendant or suitor of a lady; a lover, a sweetheart …1720
– BELAMOUR a loved one of either sex; a lady love; a sweetheart; a mistress …1590 obs.
– BEST-BELOVED a most beloved person; spec. a lover, a sweetheart; often used as a term of endearment …1459
– BEST BOY a sweetheart, a boyfriend, a husband …1893 sl., orig. US
– BEST FELLOW a girl’s sweetheart; one’s beau …Bk1975 Amer. colloq.
– BEST GIRL a female sweetheart; a girlfriend; a lover; a wife …1691
– BIG DADDY a husband; a sweetheart …1909 Amer. dial.
– BIG MOMENT one who the chief object of affection; the person with whom one is infatuated; one’s sweetheart or lover …1929 Irish & US sl. 
– BIT OF JAM a sweetheart; a mistress …c1886 sl.
– BIT OF MUSLIN a sweetheart …Bk1890 sl.
– BONDY-BUN a sweetheart …1954 Amer. dial.
– BOOKIE-SUG a sweetheart, a lover …1970 Amer. dial.
– BOOPSIE a sweetheart, a darling …1968 Amer. dial.
– BUBBY a nickname or a term of address for a sweetheart …1950 Amer. dial.
– BULLY a term of endearment and familiarity, orig. applied to either sex; sweetheart, darling; later applied only to men, implying friendly admiration: good friend; fine fellow …1548 obs. exc. arch.
– BUSSY a sweetheart …1895 Amer. dial.
– CAKES darling, sweetheart; usually in direct address …1967 Amer. sl. 
– CAKIE darling, sweetheart; usually in direct address …1967 Amer. sl. 
– CAPTIVE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CASE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CHICKADEE a loved one; a sweetheart; a child; a term of endearment …1860 Amer. dial.
– CHICKEN a young woman; a sweetheart …1950 Amer. dial.
– CHICKIE a term of endearment; one’s wife or sweetheart …1966 Amer. dial.
– CREAM IN ONE’S COFFEE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– COOKIE;  COOKY dear, sweetheart; a term of address usually connoting affection …1930 colloq.
– CRUSH a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CRUSHEE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CURRENT the sweetheart of the moment …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CURRENT EXCITEMENT the sweetheart of the moment …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DADDY a husband; a sweetheart; an older male lover …1909 Amer. sl.
– DADDY-O a boyfriend; a male lover; a husband; a sweetheart …1944 US sl.
– DARL’ a loved one; a sweetheart … 1930 sl.
– DARLINK a loved one; a sweetheart … Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DATE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DEARIE a loved one; a sweetheart …1681 sl.
– DINKY a sweetheart …1908 Amer. dial. rare
– DOB O’ GOODY a sweetheart …1967 Amer. dial.
– DOLLINK a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DOWSABEL a sweetheart; a lady-love …1590 obs.
– DRUERY one who is an object of love; a beloved person; a sweetheart; a mistress …c1315 obs.
– DULCINEA the name given by Don Quixote to his mistress in Cervantes’ romance; hence, a lady of one’s devotion, a lady-love, a sweetheart …1748
– DULCY a female sweetheart …1875 US colloq.
– ENTHUSIASM a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– EVERYDAY GAL a steady sweetheart …1972 Amer. dial.
– EX, THE a former sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– EX-HEART a former sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– EXTINGUISHED FLAME a former sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FAIR a woman; a member of the ‘fair sex; esp. a beautiful or beloved woman; one’s sweetheart …c1450
– FANCY a girlfriend; a mistress; a man’s sweetheart …E19 sl.
– FANCY MAN a man who is fancied; a sweetheart …a1835
– FANCY-WOMAN a man’s sweetheart or mistress …1812 sl., esp. criminals’ usage
– FELLER, FELLOW a woman’s sweetheart, a beau …1833 Amer. dial.
– FLAME a sweetheart, a mistress in keeping; a lover …E18 sl.
– FLARE a loved one; a sweetheart … Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLUTTERBUMP a sweetheart …Bk1942 US sl.
– FRIEND a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– GAL a girlfriend; a sweetheart …1824 sl. 
– GAY a gay lady; one who is loved, a sweetheart; a noble or beautiful lady; also, of a man: a gallant …c1390 obs.
– GIRL a sweetheart; a girlfriend; a wife …a1513
– GIRLFRIEND a female with whom a person has a romantic or sexual relationship; a female partner or lover; a female sweetheart; a fiancée …1892
– GRUESOME TWOSOME a disliked or unattractive pair of individuals or things; hence, a pair of sweethearts; a couple going steady …1941 Amer. jocular
– HEADACHE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HEART a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HEART BEAT a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1982 Amer. sl.
– HEART FLUTTER a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1982 Amer. sl.
– HEART INTEREST a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1982 Amer. sl.
– HEART RAVE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HEART-ROOT a sweetheart; a beloved or loved one …1522 obs.
– HER EX a former sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HIS EX a former sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HON a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HONEY a person for whom one feels loves or deep affection; sweetheart, darling …colloq.
– HONEY BUN a person for whom one feels loves or deep affection; sweetheart, darling …1895 colloq.
– HONEY BUNCH a person for whom one feels loves or deep affection; sweetheart, darling …1900 colloq.
– HONEY-BUNNY a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOT AND HEAVY a passionate sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOT PATOOTIE a sweetheart or wife …1935 Amer. dial.
– HUN a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– IDOL a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– INAMORATA a female lover, mistress, sweetheart …1651
– INAMORETTA a female lover, mistress, sweetheart …1709 obs.
– INSOMNIA a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– JACK a male sweetheart …c1500 sl. 
– JAM a sweetheart; a mistress …c1880 sl.
– JANE a woman, a sweetheart, a girlfriend …L19 sl.
– JEWEL a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– JEWLARK a sweetheart; a beau …1939 Amer. dial.
– JEWLARKER a sweetheart; a beau …c1862 Amer. dial.
– JEWLARKY;  JULARKY a sweetheart; a beau …c1862 Amer. dial.
– JIMPLECUTE a sweetheart …1870 Amer. sl.
– JIMPSECUTE a sweetheart …1870 Amer. sl.
– LAD a male sweetheart …1725 Sc.
– LAD AND LASS a pair of sweethearts …1834 Sc.
– LADDIE a male sweetheart, a boyfriend …1728 Sc.
– LADY-BIRD a sweetheart; often used as a term of endearment …1592
– LADY-LOVE a lady who is loved; a sweetheart …1733
– LASS a lady-love, a sweetheart …1596
– LATEST ENTHUSIASM the sweetheart of the moment …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LEMAN a person beloved by one of the opposite sex; a lover or sweetheart …c1205 arch.
– LIGHT-OF-ONE’S-EYES a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LIGHT-OF-ONE’S-LIFE a loved one; a sweetheart … Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LIGHT O’ LOVE a harmless term of endearment for a girlfriend; a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.  
– LOLLIPOP a sweetheart; also, a term of endearment …1913 Amer. dial.
– LOVE a loved one; a sweetheart … Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOVEE a loved one; a sweetheart … Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOVE INTEREST a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOVEY a loved one; a sweetheart … Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOVEY-DOVEY a loved one; a sweetheart … Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MAID a female sweetheart …1892 Eng. dial.
– MAIDEN a female sweetheart …1892 Eng. dial.
– MAIN DISH a steady sweetheart …1942 Amer. sl.
– MAIN GUY a favourite male friend; a male sweetheart or lover …1986 Amer. sl., chiefly Black
– MAIN MAN a male sweetheart or lover …1967 Amer. sl., chiefly Black
– MAIN NIGGER a favourite male friend; a male sweetheart or lover …1986 Amer. sl., chiefly Black
– MAIN SQUEEZE one’s most favoured person, usually a lover or most intimate same-sex friend; a close friend; a sweetheart; a favourite sexual partner …1920s sl., orig. US
– MAIN WHORE a female sweetheart or lover …1970 Amer. sl., chiefly Black
– MARK a male sweetheart; an admirer …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– MASH a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MERRYHEART a sweetheart …20C rhyming sl. 
– MOLISHER;  MOLLISHER a low-class woman; a thief’s mistress; a criminal’s sweetheart; a female cohabiting with a man gets his living by thieving …Bk1859 sl.
– MOLL a girlfriend; a sweetheart; spec. the girlfriend or female accomplice of a gangster or criminal; a female pickpocket or thief …1823
– MOPSEY;  MOPSIE;  MOPSY a young girl; a pretty child; a darling, a sweetheart; often as a term of endearment …1582 obs.
– MOTSY a girl, a sweetheart …1900 Aust. sl.
– MOUSE a darling; a sweetheart; often used as a term of endearment, esp. for a woman …c1525
– MUFFIN a girl, a sweetheart …1950s US sl.
– MY MOMMY an affectionate name for a sweetheart …1970 Amer. dial.
– NUMBER ONE ON ONE’S HIT PARADE a sweetheart …Bk1942 US sl.
– OAO a person’s sweetheart (One And Only) …1928 students’ & services’ sl., orig. US
– OBJECT a sweetheart; the ‘object’ of one’s affections …Bk1902 sl. 
– OLD FLAME a lover or sweetheart …colloq.
– OLD SHOON a cast-off sweetheart ….Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– ONE’S SUGAR RATION a sweetheart …Bk1942 US sl.
– ONE’S WEAKNESS a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– O.O.A. a sweetheart (Object Of Affections) …Bk1942 US sl.
– PARAMOUR a person loved by one of the opposite sex; a lover, a sweetheart; also of animals …c1350  
– PASH a loved one; a sweetheart …1914 Amer. sl.
– PASHTIME a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PASSION a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1892 Amer. sl. 
– PATOOTIE a sweetheart or wife …1921 Amer. dial.
– PEACH-ORCHARD BEAU a clandestine sweetheart or lover …1949 Amer. dial.
– PET a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PHYLLIS a country girl; a shepherdess; a rural sweetheart; a common name for such in old romances, pastoral poems, etc. …1632
– PLAYMATE a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PRECIOUS a dearly beloved or loved one; a sweetheart; a darling …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PRECIOUS HEART a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PRECIOUS LAMB a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PROSPECT a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PULSE ACCELERATOR a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PULSE UPPERER a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PURPLE PASSION a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– QUEAN a female sweetheart, a lass …1813 Sc.
– RAG-TIME GIRL a sweetheart; a girl with whom one has a joyous time; a harlot …1908 sl.
– RASPERRY TART a sweetheart …1864 rhyming sl.
– SCHNICKELFRITZ a sweetheart …1967 Amer. dial.
– SOFT SPOT a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– S.P. a sweetheart (Secret Passion) …Bk1942 US sl.
– SPARE a sweetheart in reserve …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPARE TIRE a sweetheart in reserve …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPARK a beau, a lover, a suitor, a sweetheart …1706-7 
– SPRUNNY a lover, a sweetheart …1762 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– SUGAR a dear one, a sweetheart; a term of address …1930 Amer. sl.
– SUGAR BABY a dear one, a sweetheart; a term of address …1930 Amer. sl.
– SUGAR DADDY a man who provides money, esp. one who supports a clandestine sweetheart or a gold-digger …1926 Amer. sl.
– SUGAR PIE a dear one, a sweetheart; a term of address …1930 Amer. sl.
– SWEET DADDY a husband; a sweetheart …1909 Amer. dial.
– SWEETHEART-DARLIN’ a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SWEET-HOT a passionate sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SWEETIE a term of endearment; a loved one, a sweetheart …1932 sl.
– SWEET PATOOTIE a sweetheart or wife …1924 Amer. dial.
– SWEETY a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TAB a female sweetheart; one’s girl …1918 Aust. sl.
– TART a sweetheart …1864 rhyming sl. for ‘raspberry tart = sweetheart’
– TIB a girl or lass; a sweetheart …1582 obs.
– THAT CERTAIN PARTY a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TOM-TART a sweetheart …Aust. obs. rhyming sl.
– TOOTS darling, sweetheart …colloq., chiefly US
– TOOTSIE;  TOOTSY darling, sweetheart …colloq. chiefly US
– TOOTSY-WOOTSY a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– VALENTINE a person of the opposite sex chosen, drawn by lot, or otherwise determined, on St. Valentine’s day, as a sweetheart, lover, or special friend for the ensuing year …a1450
– VOOM-VOOM a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– WONDER-WENCH a sweetheart …1896 Eng. dial.
– YINK a lover, a sweetheart; one who is engaged to another, a fiancé …Bk1866 Sc.
– YOO-HOO a loved one; a sweetheart …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– YOUNG FELLER a sweetheart …Bk1916 Amer. sl.
– YOUNG LADY – a female sweetheart …1896 UK sl.
– YOUNG MAN a lover, a male sweetheart; a boyfriend, a fiancé …1589
– YOUNG WOMAN a female lover or sweetheart; a girlfriend; a fiancée …1822
 
SWEETHEART – PHRASES
– SHE’S GOT HIM DRAFTED they’re sweethearts …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
– THEY’RE  ON A CHAIN they’re sweethearts …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
– THEY’RE A THING they’re sweethearts …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
– THEY’RE FROZEN they’re sweethearts …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
 
SWEETHEART – VERBS
– BEAT ONE’S TIME to steal someone’s sweetheart …1932 Amer. sl.
 
SWEETMEAT – see SWEET FOODS
 
SWEET POTATO – NOUNS
– a sweet potato LONG POTATO 1808 Amer. dial.
– a sweet potato MUSIC ROOT 1944 Amer. dial.
– a sweet potato POOT ROOT 1967 Amer. dial.
 
SWEET-SPOKEN – ADJECTIVES
– sweet-spoken, eloquent, persuasive SILVER 1594