Examples of swath in a Sentence
An aerial view of the countryside shows wide swathes of green.
He cut a swath through the field with his scythe.
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Mexico was forced to abandon large swaths of its territory, including all or parts of California, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, Wyoming, Oklahoma, and Kansas, in exchange for $15 million.
The dissenters included Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Miami, who represents large swaths of South Miami-Dade in flood-prone areas.
Crews working to contain the smoldering remnants of a wildfire that blackened swaths of rugged desert terrain in the far eastern reaches of San Diego County over the weekend completed the task Monday.
Tyson is pursuing the seat in Kansas’ 2nd congressional district, which covers wide swaths of eastern Kansas.
Many a meme has surfaced in recent weeks to challenge the absurdity of Game of Thrones Season 7, from the pacing to its movement of characters across vast swaths of land in a short period of time.
Analysts said that a wide swath of the continental United States, including Los Angeles and Chicago, could be within reach of those missiles, once they're perfected.
Pick up signal in a wide swath running parallel to Ocean Front Walk, from around Westminster Avenue to 20th Place.
On Monday, the county completed its second flight this season, dosing a large swath of the coast, from the Rickenbacker Causeway south to Florida City, and inland around Kendall and Homestead.
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Origin and Etymology of swath
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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