Definition of 'swinge'
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These are countries that are having to implement swingeing austerity measures.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
And recent swingeing defence cuts have raised very real questions about what our armed forces are capable of today.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There have been swingeing cuts to forces' budgets.The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Sources say foreign truckers will be expected to pay the charge in advance over the internet and will be hit with swingeing fines for not doing so.The Sun (2012)
Meanwhile, the popular understanding that the domestic bank bailout led to the swingeing public spending cuts that are now beginning is a red herring.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The more swingeing the cuts that are discussed, the more insane it looks to ring-fence certain departments.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Experts fear as many as 600,000 public sector jobs could go over the next five years as swingeing Government spending cuts hit.The Sun (2010)
The allegations will be fiercely contested, but if the charge is proved, retailers and dairy companies can expect swingeing fines running into millions of pounds.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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