Sway Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Sway

A single cycle of a periodic wave.
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The power, or force, behind something swung or thrown; impetus
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To walk with a swaying motion; hence, to walk and act in a pompous, consequential manner.
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(Physics) To vary between alternate extremes, usually within a definable period of time.
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(Uncountable) The naturally occurring aggregate of solid mineral matter that constitutes a significant part of the earth's crust.
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To make a show of; to put on a pretence of; to feign; to assume. To make a false display of. [from 16th c.]
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To be close to or in danger of failure or ruin:
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The period of reigning of a particular ruler or government
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To cause to do something by reasoning, urging, or inducement; prevail upon
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An inclination, tendency, or preference.
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The definition of a vibration is a movement back and forth, or an emotion sensed by another person.
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An undulating motion, as of a snake
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To make willing; incline
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To turn or be turned from a straight line or from some direction or position
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To waver is to sway back and forth, show doubt, or to become uncertain in your opinion or planned course of action.
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To contrive (something complex or elaborate) in this way:
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The status of master or ruler; control:
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Might means a great deal of strength.
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A right, or power that is exclusive to a monarch etc, especially such a power to make a decision or judgement.
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Say, voice (in a matter).
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(Finance) The use of borrowed funds with a contractually determined return to increase the ability of a business to invest and earn an expected higher return, but usually at high risk.
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A system of such measures, such as avoirdupois weight or troy weight.
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Any device meant to be pulled, as a lever, knob, handle, or rope
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Alternative spelling of ascendancy.
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(Physiology) The superior development of or preference for one side of the body or one of a pair of organs; such as being right-handed.
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The act of dominating; exercise of power in ruling; dominion; supremacy; authority, often when arbitrary or insolent.
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The act of oscillating or the state of being oscillated
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The high-jump component of the sport of show jumping.
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Sovereignty is authority to govern a state or a state that is self governing.
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To exercise the authority of a sovereign
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(Radio) To apply a bias to (an electrode)
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To join or patch clumsily.
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Command is defined as to give orders or exert authority over someone or something.
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To adjust to a requirement; regulate:
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(Intransitive) To vary irregularly; to swing.
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To exercise the authority of a sovereign
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(Computing) To cause (a program or computer) to stop responding.
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To move in waves or with a smooth, wavelike motion:
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A jousting contest (countable) [1510]
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(Intransitive, usually as "shake on") To shake hands.
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To stock or supply (something).
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To fluctuate or oscillate
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To turn aside from a course.
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Power is defined as the ability to act or have influence over others.
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An activity where couples engage in sexual activity with different partners
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Jurisdiction is defined as the power or authority to decide legal cases.
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To walk,move or stand unsteadily or falteringly; threatening to fall.
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Wobble is defined as to move or cause to move in an unsteady way, to have your voice quiver, or to be unable to commit to a course of action.
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To dispose (someone) to have a certain preference or opinion or to take a course of action:
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To make (someone) inclined to something in advance:
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Govern is defined as to control, guide or manage.
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To reign is defined as to rule over a kingdom and subjects, or to be prominent.
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The act or process of careening a ship.
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Antonyms for Sway

To stop bothering.
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Steady means to make firm or unchanging.
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To fasten or secure with stays.
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Words Related to Sway

Power or the use of power; sovereignty over something; stewardship, supremacy.
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Exercise of authority in a political unit; rule.
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Influence is defined as to affect a person or thing.
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To petition again.
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The period of time during which this takes place
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To be disposed of by sale:
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(Scots) To be pleased.
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Find another word for sway. In this page you can discover 69 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sway, like: wave, swing, swagger, oscillate, rock, affect, teeter, rule, persuade, leaning and vibration.