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swag

  

      n  
1    Slang   property obtained by theft or other illicit means  
2    Slang   goods; valuables  
3    an ornamental festoon of fruit, flowers, or drapery or a representation of this  
4    a swaying movement; lurch  
5      (Midland English)  
dialect   a depression filled with water, resulting from mining subsidence  
6      (Austral. and N.Z.)  
informal   (formerly) a swagman's pack containing personal belongings  
7    go on the swag     (Austral. and N.Z.)  
informal   to become a tramp  
8    swags of     (Austral. and N.Z.)  
informal   lots of  
      vb   , swags, swagging, swagged  
9      (Chiefly Brit)   to lurch or sag or cause to lurch or sag  
10    tr   to adorn or arrange with swags  
11    intr     (Austral)  
informal   to tramp about carrying a pack of personal belongings  
     (C17: perhaps of Scandinavian origin; compare Norwegian svagga to sway)  
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