swish adj : elegant and fashionable; "classy clothes"; "a classy dame"; "a posh restaurant"; "a swish pastry shop on the Rue du Bac"- Julia Child [syn: classy, posh] n : a brushing or rustling sound v : move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound; "The bubbles swoshed around in the glass"; "The curtain swooshed open" [syn: lap, swosh, swoosh]
- Rhymes: -ɪʃ
- To make a rustling sound while moving.
- "She swishes the comb through her hair."
- To make a shot, as a perfect swish.
Swish may refer to:
- Swish (slang), a term used to describe effeminate behaviour and interests in gay male communities
- Swish (mouthwash), a national-brand mouthwash made by Vi-Jon Labs, St. Louis, Missouri
- SWiSH Max, software used to create cross-platform presentations
- SWISH-E, software to index collections of documents
- Swish cymbal, an exotic ride cymbal used in big band and swing band
Swish also may refer to:
assibilate, assibilation, babble, bent, bubble, burble, buzz, campy, classy, crinkle, de rigueur, effeminate, effervesce, effervescence, effervescing, elegant, exclusive, fashionable, fizz, fizzle, fizzling, frication, frictional rustling, fruity, gay, guggle, gurgle, hiss, hissing, homosexual, hush, hushing, in, kinky, lap, lisp, plash, plush, posh, purl, queer, rhonchus, ripple, ritzy, rustle, shush, shushing, sibilance, sibilate, sibilation, siffle, sigmatism, siss, sissing, sizz, sizzle, sizzling, slosh, smart, sneeze, sneezing, sniff, sniffle, snore, snort, snuff, snuffle, spit, splash, splutter, sputter, squash, squelch, squish, sternutation, stertor, stylish, susurrate, swank, swanky, swash, swell, tony, trendy, trill, wash, wheeze, whish, whisk, whisper, whistle, whistling, white noise, whiz, whoosh, with-it, zip