Definition of 'swap'
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Yet no one swapped information to save his life. The Sun (2006)But will swapping college to star in his own reality show do the trick? The Sun (2013)We also swap stories about him and his life. The Sun (2014)Then they swap jobs when the first one has had enough. Times, Sunday Times (2008)One option is for the banks to swap their debt for equity in the enlarged company. Times, Sunday Times (2008)For lunch the burger and chips needed to be swapped for something like a tortilla wrap. The Sun (2008)What you risk here is swapping one dependence for another. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He is also swapping the family car for a hybrid vehicle. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It does when they decide to swap jobs for the day! The Sun (2009)It also wants a debt swap to free funds for economic growth. Times, Sunday Times (2015)My guess is they were either swapping football stickers or comparing notes on how to look after successful women. The Sun (2007)Stories of rebel advances or government losses are swapped, often in whispers over cups of tea. Times, Sunday Times (2015)If a job swap means he gives up music, that would be a bonus. The Sun (2011)It is working with banks on a debt-for-equity swap. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The plan is to trade up, swapping the present major shareholder for a richer one. Times, Sunday Times (2006)So would he really swap all of those for one winner's medal? The Sun (2012) Really excited to swap my surfboard for a brolly and join the nation's favourite show. The Sun (2015)We wouldn't swap them for something which in the shops would cost the same. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A partial debt-for-equity swap could be one option. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If that fails, we could always swap DVDs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But he would gladly swap it for a place in the Heineken Cup final. The Sun (2008)Using fancy technology, the two foes swap faces, at which point the stars swap roles. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I would gladly swap my 147 for a place in the semi-finals. The Sun (2009)It's only talking dirty and swapping pics to give me a buzz but really I want to find that lost spark with my boyfriend. The Sun (2015)
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Translations for 'swap'
British English: swap /swɒp/ VERB
If you swap something with someone, you give it to them and receive a different thing in exchange.
Next week they will swap places.
He read his comic and I read mine. Then we swapped.
- American English: swap
- Arabic: يَتَبَادَلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: trocar
- Chinese: 交换
- Croatian: zamijeniti
- Czech: vyměnit si mezi sebou
- Danish: bytte udveksle
- Dutch: ruilen
- European Spanish: intercambiar
- Finnish: vaihtaa jokin johonkin
- French: échanger
- German: austauschen
- Greek: ανταλλάσσω
- Italian: scambiare
- Japanese: 交換する
- Korean: 바꾸다
- Norwegian: bytte
- Polish: zamienić
- European Portuguese: trocar
- Romanian: a face schimb de
- Russian: обменивать
- Latin American Spanish: intercambiar
- Swedish: byta
- Thai: แลกเปลี่ยน
- Turkish: değiş tokuş etmek
- Ukrainian: обмінювати(ся)
- Vietnamese: trao đổi
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