A way of rhythmic subdivision close to that of quaver triplets which originated, and is mostly only found in jazz. Also a style of music.
A style of jazz in the 1930s that succeeded New Orleans jazz, influence by the big band movement, solo breaks, and popular song.
(1) (noun) the difference between the scores of two teams;(2) (noun) the difference between a score actually made and one that might have been made;(3) (verb) take chances in an attempt to create unusual or especially good results in an effort to make up lost ground.(slang) (verb) play a round of (a suit).(slang) (noun) a round (of a suit). [Usage: Declarer pulled trumps in one swing.
Brass and reed virtuosos over a strong back beat.
To give a circular movement to; to whirl; to brandish; as, to swing a sword; to swing a club; hence, colloquially, to manage; as, to swing a business.
A feeling in the boat, when the rowers are driving and finishing their strokes strongly, while getting good layback. The boat feels like it is accelerating and flowing well on the recovery.
The act of hitting the golf ball.
Hitting at the ball with the mallet using one of four basic shots: forehander, backhander, neckshot, tailshot
To cause to swing or vibrate; to cause to move backward and forward, or from one side to the other.
phase: prosthesis moving from full flexion to full extension
A couple moving clockwise around each other with the man's right hand behind the woman's back, and the woman' s left hand on or behind the man's right shoulder. The man's other hand can loosely hold the woman's free hand, however there are many interesting variations tto the basic swing. Eye contact is a plus.
a) To move logs to a landing from a distance deck to which they have previously been yarded.. AKA "shuttle logging". b)The capability of a yarder to swing to either side to position logs beside the machine.
To move to and fro, as a body suspended in the air; to wave; to vibrate; to oscillate.
To be hanged.
The act of swinging; a waving, oscillating, or vibratory motion of a hanging or pivoted object; oscillation; as, the swing of a pendulum.
A line, cord, or other thing suspended and hanging loose, upon which anything may swing; especially, an apparatus for recreation by swinging, commonly consisting of a rope, the two ends of which are attached overhead, as to the bough of a tree, a seat being placed in the loop at the bottom; also, any contrivance by which a similar motion is produced for amusement or exercise.
To sway or move from one side or direction to another; as, the door swung open.
To admit or turn (anything) for the purpose of shaping it; -- said of a lathe; as, the lathe can swing a pulley of 12 inches diameter.
Swaying motion from one side or direction to the other; as, some men walk with a swing.
Influence of power of a body put in swaying motion.
A set of Java classes for building GUIs.
The Java Swing package of classes is used to create GUI components for applets and applications.
A set of Java graphical interface components.
A collection of graphical user interface (GUI) components that runs uniformly on any native platform which supports the Java virtual machine*. Because they are written entirely in the Java programming language, these components may provide functionality above and beyond that provided by native-platform equivalents. (Contrast with AWT.)
The transfer of votes from one party to another. The actual transfer is complicated, so usually taken to mean between the top two parties in any seat or area.
The difference between the performance of a candidate or party at one election in comparison to a previous election.
An analysis of previous election results (in percentage terms) used to identify the shift in political support that would be required in electoral districts for seats to be won or lost at an election.
Swing in a British political context is a single figure used as an indication of the scale of voter change in a single constituency. It originated as a mathematical calculation for comparing the results of two constituencies. The term "swing" has a different meaning in Australia, which has a different voting system.