Swallow - Crossword Clue

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  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
  1. fine soft dense hair (as the fine short hair of cattle or deer or the wool of sheep or the undercoat of certain dogs)
  2. paid in cash at time of purchase; "put ten dollars down on the necklace"
  3. (usually plural) a rolling treeless highland with little soil
  4. in an inactive or inoperative state; "the factory went down during the strike"; "the computer went down again"
  5. English physician who first described Down's syndrome (1828-1896)
  6. to a lower intensity; "he slowly phased down the light until the stage was completely black"
  7. from an earlier time; "the story was passed down from father to son"
  8. 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 defea
  1. flow over or cover completely; "The bright light engulfed him completely"
  2. devote (oneself) fully to; "He immersed himself into his studies"
  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"
  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"
  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)
  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"
  3. put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/03/2018 9:00am

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