swashing Meaning, Definition & Usage
verb make violent, noisy movements
verb dash a liquid upon or against
plash; splatter; splash; spatter; splosh; swash.
- The mother splashed the baby's face with water
verb show off
blow; boast; gasconade; gas; brag; tout; swash; bluster; shoot a line; vaunt.
verb act in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner
swash; swagger; bluster.
- Swaggering; hectoring. "A swashing and martial outside."
- Resounding; crushing. "Swashing blow."
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