verb (used with object), swatted, swatting.
to hit; slap; smack.
Baseball. to hit (a ball) powerfully, usually for a long distance.
a smart blow; slap; smack.
Baseball. a powerfully hit ball.
simple past tense and past participle of sweat.
verb (used without object), swatted, swatting, noun
a former princely state in NW India: now a part of Pakistan.
Also, Swati. a Muslim inhabitant of Swat.
a special section of some law enforcement agencies trained and equipped to deal with especially dangerous or violent situations, as when hostages are being held (often used attributively):
a SWAT team.
verb (used with or without object), swatted, swatting.
Usually, swat. (especially among online video gamers) to cause a SWAT team to be deployed on (an unsuspecting victim) by falsifying a threat, often as a punishment or retaliation: The prankster planned to swat other gamers during their streaming broadcasts so everyone would see it happen.
Several members of the development team were swatted when the game expansion disappointed fans.
verb (transitive) swats, swatting, swatted
to strike or hit sharply: to swat a fly
another word (esp Brit) for swatter (sense 1)
a sharp or violent blow
verb, noun swats, swatting, swatted
a variant of swot1
a former princely state of NW India: passed to Pakistan in 1947
a river in Pakistan, rising in the north and flowing south to the Kabul River north of Peshawar. Length: about 640 km (400 miles)
Special Weapons and Tactics: a military-like unit within the US police force, trained to deal with specially dangerous situations, such as hostage-taking and riots
special weapons and tactics
special weapons attack team
noun 1. a special section of some law enforcement agencies trained and equipped to deal with especially dangerous or violent situations, as when hostages are being held (often used attributively): a SWAT team. verb (used with or without object), swatted, swatting. 2. Usually, swat. (especially among online video gamers) to cause a SWAT team to […]
noun 1. a sample of cloth or other material. 2. a sample, patch, or characteristic specimen of anything. noun 1. a sample of cloth 2. a number of such samples, usually fastened together in book form 3. (printing) a small sample of colour supplied to the printer for matching during printing a sample of ink […]
noun 1. the space covered by the stroke of a scythe or the cut of a mowing machine. 2. the piece or strip so cut. 3. a line or ridge of grass, grain, or the like, cut and thrown together by a scythe or mowing machine. 4. a strip, belt, or long and relatively narrow […]
verb (used with object), swathed, swathing. 1. to wrap, bind, or swaddle with bands of some material; wrap up closely or fully. 2. to bandage. 3. to enfold or envelop, as wrappings do. 4. to wrap (cloth, rope, etc.) around something. noun 5. a band of linen or the like in which something is wrapped; […]