Portuguese translation of 'swathe'
to swathe in (bandages, blankets) enfaixar em, envolver em
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Example Sentences Including 'swathe'
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Politicians and regulators who are cutting a swathe through bank earnings know two things.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
And do not think the upside is a great swathe of agility.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
His head was swathed in bandages, his bruised features swollen out of all recognition.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It grows in long, fragrant swathes beside the lanes and at the field edges.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Nature notes Autumn colours are now becoming more noticeable, though large swathes of the countryside are still quite green.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
That is why he was announcing the release of huge swathes of government-owned land for housebuilding.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The treaty stripped Germany of a vast swathe of land.The Sun (2014)
Who wouldn't want to be swathed head to toe in a fabric that feels like double cream?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
After some treatment he strode back out on to the pitch swathed in bandages to carry on the battle.The Sun (2010)
It is a system that has cut a swathe through suppliers.SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)
Beware great swathes of yellow.The Sun (2012)
Campaigners said it risked opening up swathes of countryside to fracking.The Sun (2015)
He's also concerned about great swathes of other public protection measures.The Sun (2008)
Huge dams are cutting a swathe across the tropical landscape.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
She appeared with her left hand swathed in bandage and a large plaster on the thumb of her right hand.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Shocked The Government is planning to abandon huge swathes of land it says cannot be saved.The Sun (2008)
The government has little control over great swathes of the country, much of it dense rainforest.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
There are large swathes of uninhabited land on the coast of sub-Saharan Africa.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
They are literally cutting a swathe through the lives of innocent citizens.The Sun (2006)
Vast swathes of land are off-limits.The Sun (2016)
WHY are there so many women in Britain going around with their faces covered by swathes of cloth?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Not surprisingly, great swathes of the religious audience voiced their displeasure.Christianity Today (2000)
Bodies lay there swathed from head to toe.Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)
The major selling point was that it backed on to swathes of open countryside.FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)
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British English: swathe NOUN
A swathe of land is a long strip of land.
Year by year great swathes of this small nation's countryside disappear.
Translation of swathe from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary