Pronunciation: (swim'ing), [key]
1. the act of a person or thing that swims.
2. the skill or technique of a person who swims.
3. the sport of swimming.
1. pertaining to, characterized by, or capable of swimming.
2. used in or for swimming: swimming trunks.
3. immersed in or overflowing with water or some other liquid.
4. dizzy or giddy: a swimming head.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.