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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There are 3 translations of swat in Spanish:

swat2

n

  • (no pl) golpe (m) 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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Word of the day rigor
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Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 3 translations of swat in Spanish:

SWAT

n

  • (US police unit)
    Special Weapons And Tactics

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.