Meaning of swathe


Pronunciation: (swo, swā), [key]
— v., n. swathed, swath•ing,
  1. to wrap, bind, or swaddle with bands of some material; wrap up closely or fully.
  2. to bandage.
  3. to enfold or envelop, as wrappings do.
  4. to wrap (cloth, rope, etc.) around something.
  1. a band of linen or the like in which something is wrapped; wrapping; bandage.


Pronunciation: (swo, swā), [key]
  1. swath.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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