\ ˈswäts How to pronounce swats (audio) \

Definition of swats

Scotland
: drink especially : new ale

First Known Use of swats

1508, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for swats

Middle English (Scots) *swats, from Old English swātan, plural, beer

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The first known use of swats was in 1508

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“Swats.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swats. Accessed 29 Mar. 2020.

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