/swun / (say swoohn)

verb (i)
1. to faint; lose consciousness.
2. to become enraptured; enter a state of ecstasy.
3. a faint or fainting fit; syncope.
{Middle English swo(w)ne, Old English geswōgen in a swoon}
swooning, adjective
swooningly, adverb

Australian English dictionary. 2014.


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