Paying vs Swedge - What's the difference?

paying | swedge |


As verbs the difference between paying and swedge

is that paying is while swedge is to shape metal using a hammer or other force.

As nouns the difference between paying and swedge

is that paying is payment while swedge is a tool (originally a bevelled chisel) for making grooves in horseshoes.

paying

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • payment
  • * Philip H. Wicksteed, The Commonsense of Political Economy
  • It brings his payings into close and convenient correspondence with his usings of commodities, and different branches of his expenditure thus become easily comparable.

    swedge

    English

    Noun

  • A tool (originally a bevelled chisel) for making grooves in horseshoes.
  • (Scotland, slang, uncountable) The drug MDMA.
  • Verb

  • To shape metal using a hammer or other force.
  • (colloquial) To leave (a restaurant etc.) without paying.
  • To fold under or round an object.
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