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swats

noun
plural of swat

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swats

verb
present tense third-person singular of swat

Synonyms of swats (Entry 2 of 2)

to deliver a blow to (someone or something) usually in a strong vigorous manner
  • didn't sleep a wink all night because she was too busy swatting mosquitoes

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The first known use of swats was in 1508

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“Swats.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swats. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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