There are 3 translations of swat in Spanish:

swat1

Pronunciation: /swɑːt; swɒt/

vt (-tt-)

  • [insect] matar (con matamoscas, periódico etc); [person] pegarle* un manotazo a
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    • The fly then landed on National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Tom Davis (Va.), who tried in vain to swat the insect.
    • These bats are primarily insectivorous, and most hawk insects in flight, often using their wings like tennis rackets and swatting the insects into the tail membrane.
    • The tail is often used as an ‘extra hand’ to swat insects.
    More example sentences
    • She laughed and swatted him with a towel and we witnessed what we would later come to recognize as the rejuvenating power of real estate.
    • My first game was against Stirling County, and Gareth Flockhart just thought I was some little joker and swatted me.
    • Bob swats him away in anger, calls him a queer and tells him to get out.

vi (-tt-)

  • to swat at sth intentar darle a algo he was swatting at the wasps estaba tratando de matar las avispas

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.

There are 3 translations of swat in Spanish:

swat2

n

  • (no plural/sin plural) golpe (masculine) he took a swat at it le dio un manotazo ( or un golpe con el periódico etc)
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    • ‘She runs voice identification tests on his wife and kids,’ said another secretary in the office whose knuckles appeared to have been bruised by swats from a ruler.
    • Michlen has painful memories of fraternity life at university: paddle swats, punches and a punctured lung.
    • Returning to the toddler analogy, the most you might do is a sharp word or a small swat on the rear.

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.

There are 3 translations of swat in Spanish:

SWAT

n

  • (US police unit)
    Special Weapons And Tactics

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Cultural fact of the day

Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.