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swing something

Fig. to make something happen. I hope I can swing a deal that will make us all a lot of money. We all hope you can swing it.

swing

1. in. [for a person] to be up to date and modern. Tom really swings. Look at those blue suede shoes!
2. in. [for a party or other event] to be fun or exciting. I’ve never been to a gathering that swings like this one.
3. in. to be involved in sexual fads, group sex, or the swapping of sexual partners. Carol says that Tom, Ted, and Heidi swing. How does she know?
4. tv. to bring something off; to execute a deal. They want to elect me president of the club. I hope they can swing it.
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But by popular demand, the swingy fiddles gave way to the sultrier tempos of charanga, son, mambo, Latin jazz and Afro-Cuban congas.
For example, perhaps you just want to eat in peace, not knowing what a restaurant's kitchen looks like behind that grungy swingy door.
From sculpted tulips and pencils, to swingy Russian designs, skirts are a top look - just make sure your hem is on or below the knee.
Dancers from all over the country train hard and dance their hearts out at national competitions, where styles range from classical ballet to swingy show jazz.
Stripes never had it so good as on a swingy T-shirt dress.
IT'S hip to be square this season with swingy, battered satchels beloved by professors and lower east side style queens taking the must-have bag trend title for SS10.
I love that people appreciate my jazzy, swingy, raw music but I also like the idea they are going to get blasted by a big electric guitar in summer.
I've heard of flat caps and dentures flying in Blyth before and all over a swingy seat.
It's all about the shape - choose a swingy, cropped jacket to make sure you stay ahead in the style stakes.
Best new artist nominee Corinne Bailey Rae was in sync with the latest awards show trends wearing a strapless black dress with a short but swingy skirt.
From sculpted tulips and pencils, to swingy Russian skirts, skirts are a top look - just make sure your hem reaches on or below the knee
There will be amusement rides, bouncy castles, swingy boats and mega slides, paintballing, a mini assault course, obstacle course, beat the goalie and a basketball challenge.
He was a bit swingy and caught me with a couple of good shots in the first which disorientated me," admitted Emanuele, who was topping the bill in a dinner show at Coventry's Leofric Hotel.
Working on the movement for `It's Too Dam Hot,' we make it kind of swingy.