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Definition of swing for the fences

swing for the fences

verb

  • to try very hard. A baseball metaphor.
                                                                                                                                                                         

    Citation from "Conscience", Wilfred (US TV), Season 1 Episode 6 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Dec 19 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Dec 19 2011.

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Other terms relating to 'fence':

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Definitions include: bisexual.
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Definitions include: to vomit (noisily).
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Definitions include: able to handle or tolerate.
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Other terms relating to 'swing':

Definitions include: to begin swinging one's fists.
Definitions include: to trade partners with other couples, for the purpose of sexual intercourse.
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Definitions include: a member of a couple that trades partners with other couples, for the purpose of sexual intercourse.
Definitions include: to be able to do.
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Other terms relating to 'the':

Definitions include: the real information or the proof, instruction, the know how, where, when, and why about something or someone.
Definitions include: walking, generally as opposed to driving.
Definitions include: interrogation.
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Definitions include: with the amount of time left to finish a task rapidly disappearing.
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Definitions include: of a male, to urinate.
Definitions include: secret sexual activity with a person other than one's partner.
Definitions include: meaning caring about everything.

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