Definition of 'swot'
Example sentences containing 'swot'
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It is the school swot versus the school bully. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I liked learning and was the school swot. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I was a little swot, and enjoyed learning. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That is to say that I am at the school swot end of the driving spectrum. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Trends of 'swot'
Used Rarely. swot is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'swot'
British English: swot /swɒt/ VERB
If you swot, you study very hard, especially when you are preparing for an examination.
They swotted for their exams.
- American English: cram study
- Arabic: يَعْمَلُ باجتِهاد
- Brazilian Portuguese: queimar as pestanas
- Chinese: 用功读书
- Croatian: štrebati
- Czech: biflovat
- Danish: terpe
- Dutch: blokken studeren
- European Spanish: empollar
- Finnish: päntätä
- French: bûcher
- German: büffeln
- Greek: μελετώ υπερβολικά
- Italian: sgobbare
- Japanese: ガリ勉する
- Korean: 맹렬히 공부하다
- Norwegian: pugge
- Polish: wkuć
- European Portuguese: queimar as pestanas
- Romanian: a toci
- Russian: зубрить
- Spanish: empollar
- Swedish: plugga
- Thai: เรียนอย่างหนัก
- Turkish: ineklemek
- Ukrainian: зубрити
- Vietnamese: học miệt mài
Definition of swot from the Collins English Dictionary
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