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swinger

[swing-er] /ˈswɪŋ ər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that swings.
2.
Slang. a lively, active, and modern person whose activities are fashionable or trendy.
3.
Slang.
  1. a person who indulges in promiscuous sex.
  2. a person who engages in the exchanging of spouses for sexual activities.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45 for def 1; 1955-60 for def 2; swing1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for swinger

swinger

/ˈswɪŋə/
noun
1.
a person regarded as being modern and lively
2.
a person who swaps sexual partners in a group, esp habitually
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Slang definitions & phrases for swinger

swinger

noun

A person who ''swings,'' esp in the mode of sexual promiscuity: Kissinger, who enjoyed a reputation as a swinger, was asked to explain his oft-quoted remark/ Many swingers even pride themselves on preserving their marriages through these arrangements (1961+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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