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# Swish swoo
The word 'swish' is taking over Twitter - here's why
Your new favourite word.

THIS EVENING, KANYE West shared a number of photos of his wife, Kim Kardashian, in the nip.

You know, for a change.

After smugly declaring that he was “so lucky,” Kanye posted a series of photos of Kim in the nip, each with an identical caption.




So, what does swish mean?

It refers to when one scores a point in basketball that goes straight through the net without hitting the backboard.


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Needless to say, Kanye’s exclamation of pride has taken Twitter by storm.

And it has multiple uses!

You can use it in reference to your crush

You can use it in when describing food

You can whisper it when things are getting hot and heavy

Can you use it to accompany a funny cat photo? You betcha!

And you can most definitely use it if you’re a brand

Swish: for when no other words suffice.

John Oliver brilliantly tackled #YokeGate on his show last night >

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