- On a Swan : going on a skive
- To Swan off : Disappear for a while on a skive
- Swanning about : yup, you guessed it...skiving.
- Swan dive : Nose first into something that may (or may not) be soft. Water is good, young ladies genitals better, walls/roads best to avoid.
See also Ex CYGNET, which is a dead little swan (it has ceased to be!)