Swallow - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Swallow.

ACCEPT
DOWN
ENGULF
GULP
INGEST
MARTIN
TOLERATE
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ACCEPT
  1. 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"
  2. consider or hold as true; "I cannot accept the dogma of this church"; "accept an argument"
  3. be sexually responsive to, used of a female domesticated mammal; "The cow accepted the bull"
  4. react favorably to; consider right and proper; "People did not accept atonal music at that time"; "We accept the idea of universal health care"
  5. give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to; "I cannot accept your invitation"; "I go for this resolution"
  6. make use of or accept for some purpose; "take a risk"; "take an opportunity"
  7. receive (a report) officially, as from a committee
  8. receive willingly something given or offered; "The only girl who would have him was the miller's daughter"; "I won't have this dog in my house!"; "Please accept my prese
DOWN
  1. filled with melancholy and despondency ; "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "lonely and blue in a strange city"; "depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted"
  2. not functioning (temporarily or permanently); "we can't work because the computer is down"
  3. (American football) a complete play to advance the football; "you have four downs to gain ten yards"
  4. shut; "the shades were down"
  5. soft fine feathers
  6. lower than previously; "the market is depressed"; "prices are down"
  7. fine soft dense hair (as the fine short hair of cattle or deer or the wool of sheep or the undercoat of certain dogs)
  8. understood perfectly; "had his algebra problems down"
  9. (usually plural) a rolling treeless highland with little soi
ENGULF
  1. devote (oneself) fully to; "He immersed himself into his studies"
  2. flow over or cover completely; "The bright light engulfed him completely"
GULP
  1. a large and hurried swallow; "he finished it at a single gulp"
  2. a spasmodic reflex of the throat made as if in swallowing
  3. utter or make a noise, as when swallowing too quickly; "He gulped for help after choking on a big piece of meat"
  4. to swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught; "The men gulped down their beers"
INGEST
  1. take up mentally; "he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe"
  2. serve oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken soup!"; "I don't take sugar in my coffee"
MARTIN
  1. any of various swallows with squarish or slightly forked tail and long pointed wings; migrate around Martinmas
  2. United States singer (1917-1995)
  3. United States actress (1913-1990)
  4. United States actor and comedian (born in 1945)
  5. French bishop who is a patron saint of France (died in 397)
TOLERATE
  1. have a tolerance for a poison or strong drug or pathogen or environmental condition; "The patient does not tolerate the anti-inflammatory drugs we gave him"
  2. recognize and respect (rights and beliefs of others); "We must tolerate the religions of others"
Clue Database Last Updated: 20/09/2018 9:00am

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