Simple Definition of swatch
: a small piece of cloth that is used as a sample for choosing colors, fabrics, etc.
Examples of swatch in a sentence
She looked at fabric swatches to select material for the drapes.
Origin and Etymology of swatch
First Known Use: 1647
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