- n stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult
- v to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
- v move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
- v sweep majestically
Airplanes were swanning over the mountains
- Three hundred pure white swans, fat, sluggard, stupid, sacred to the Hindu God Brahma, have been carried immemorially as a heavy and increasing charge on the budget of Jammu .
- The traditional Swan Lake ending, which is authentically portrayed by the Royal Balletthe Princess changed back into a swan, forever lost to the worldis drastically altered .
- One day last week a great northbound skein of wild whistling swans (less rare than the trumpeting species) settled upon Niagara River above the falls to spend the night.
News & Articles
- Swan City Car show turns 20
The Swan City Car Show will be on Sunday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
June 13, 2013 - Beaver Dam Daily Citizen
- Black Swan Event: The Beginning of the End of Unpaid Internships
Two years ago, they didn’t stand a chance. Two days ago, when I heard they had won, I dug the email out of my inbox: “I’ve been glad to read about your upcoming book, Intern Nation. I recently worked as one of approximately 20 illegally unpaid interns for the Oscar nominated film Black Swan.” The email was from Eric Glatt, a 41-year-old New Yorker who admitted that he fell “outside the norm” for ...
June 13, 2013 - It's Your Money
- ‘Swan Lake’ From Mariinsky Ballet, Broadcast Live
The live broadcast of the Mariinsky’s “Swan Lake” was shown in 55 countries on Thursday.
June 10, 2013 - New York Times
- Lance Berkman in The Canadian Press
I don't know that we need to start singing his swan song just yet with the Astros,Berkman said. "I'd say it's probably a longshot that he gets traded. I just feel that way. I'm not saying it won't happen, but I don't know that it's a great...