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Swing, swinger, or swinging may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

  • Swing (seat), a swinging suspended seat, often found in playgrounds or backyards
  • Swinging, a wide range of sexual activities conducted between three or more people

A little girl playing on a swing A swing is a hanging seat in a playground, for acrobats in a circus, or on a porch for relaxing. ... Swinging, sometimes referred to as the swinging lifestyle, is non-monogamous sexual activity, treated much like any other social activity, that can be experienced as a couple. ...

Politics

Swing in a British political context is a single figure used as an indication of the scale of voter change in a single constituency. ... The term swing is used in Australia in a different sense to that employed in Britain, where the term originated (see Swing (politics). ... A marginal seat is a district or constituency held with a particularly small majority in a Parliamentary election conducted under a non-proportional electoral system. ... An image displaying current swing states in the United States. ... Captain Swing was the name appended to some (but not many) of the threatening letters during the agricultural riots of 1830. ... The Swing Riots were a widespread uprising by the rural workers of the arable south and east of England in 1830. ... Captain Swing is a 1979 play by British playwright Peter Whelan. ...

Sports

Swing bowling is a technique used for bowling in the sport of cricket. ... Golf is a sport in which individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and also is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... A view of the playing field at Busch Memorial Stadium, St. ... The Swing of the Quad Cities is a Class A minor league baseball team, affiliated with the St. ...

Music and dance

In music, a swung note or shuffle note is the rhythmic device in which the duration of the initial note in a pair is augmented and that of the second is diminished. ... Swing music, also known as swing jazz, is a form of jazz music that developed during the 1920s and had solidified as a distinctive style by 1935 in the United States. ... Wikibooks has more about this subject: Swing Dancing The term swing dance is commonly used to refer either to a group of dances developing in response to swing music in the 1920s, 30s and 40s, or to lindy hop, a popular partner dance today. ... West Coast Swing (WCS) is a partner dance derived from Lindy Hop. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Dancing the Lindy hop at the Sacramento Jazz Jubilee, Sacramento, California, USA (2006) Lindy Hop is an African American dance that evolved in New York City in the late 1920s and early 1930s. ... Jive is a dance style in 4/4 rhythm that originated among African-Americans in the early 1940s. ... Swing! is a musical conceived by Paul Kelley with music by various artists. ... An understudy is a theatrical term for someone who learns the lines and moves of a leading actor or actress in a theatrical play. ... Swing is a Canto Duo Group formed by Eric Kwok and Jerald Chen Formerly known as Snowman, the group is founded in 1999 and has changed their name to Swing in 2000. ... This article is about the musical group Swing Out Sister. ... For the San Diego hardcore punk band, see Swing Kids (band). ... WHAT THE HECK IS THIS THING?? GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOGLY! ... Swing is the first solo single from Savages debut album, Moonshine released in 2005 // Song information Track listings ’Swing (Radio Edit)’ ’Swing (Album Version)’ ’Swing (Sol Messiah Remix)’ ’Swing (Instrumental)’ ’Swing (Bump City Remix)’ ’Swing (Crooked Eye Remix)’ ’Swing (Nate D Remix)’ Comprehensive charts Stats (NZ) International External links... Categories: Record labels | Music stubs ... Swing is a studio album released by The Manhattan Transfer in 1997 on the Atlantic Records label. ... New jack swing is a hybrid style of R&B combined with hip hop, popular from the late 80s to early/mid-90s. ... The Fender Swinger (also known as the Fender Musiclander) was a short-lived model released by Fender in 1969. ...

Entertainment

Swing is a computer puzzle game, released for the Sony PlayStation, developed in Germany by the now defunct Software 2000. ... // Swing Kids is a film produced in 1993 and directed by Thomas Carter. ... Swingers is a film released in 1996 about the lives of single, unemployed actors living in Los Angeles, California. ... Swingers is a Dutch feature film released in 2002 and tells the story of a thirty-something couple Diana and Julian and their experiment in swinging. ... This article is about the film. ... Swing Out, Sister is a movie from which the band Swing Out Sister took its name. ...

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Method of swinging on a swing - Patent 6368227 (1376 words)
A method of swing on a swing is disclosed, in which a user positioned on a standard swing suspended by two chains from a substantially horizontal tree branch induces side to side motion by pulling alternately on one chain and then the other.
The standard method of swinging on a swing is defined by oscillatory motion of the swing and the user along an axis that is substantially perpendicular to the axis of the tree branch from which the swing is suspended.
This side-to-side oscillatory motion of the swing and the user is thus along an axis that is substantially parallel to the axis of the tree branch from which the swing is suspended, and is illustrated in FIG.
Swinging - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (4277 words)
Swinging, sometimes referred to in North America as the swinging lifestyle or simply The Lifestyle (although this simplified term is also used by people into Leather and BDSM), includes a wide range of sexual activities conducted between three or more people.
The critique of urban swinging among traditional swingers is that it is unethical to discriminate.
Female bisexuality is extremely common in both the urban and traditional swinging scene and tends to be the norm amongst participants.
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