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swot

noun \ ˈswät \

Definition of swot

British
: grind 2b

Examples of swot in a Sentence

  1. every time he begged off a night at the pub—saying he had to study—his mates teased him for being a swot

Origin and Etymology of swot

English dialect, sweat, from Middle English swot, from Old English swāt — more at sweat

swot Synonyms


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swot

verb

Definition of swot

swotted; swotting
intransitive verb
British
: grind 4

First Known Use of swot

circa 1860



SWOT Defined for English Language Learners

swot

noun

Definition of swot for English Language Learners

  • : a person who works or studies too much


swot

verb

Definition of swot for English Language Learners

  • : to study very hard for an exam


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