adjective, swarth·i·er, swarth·i·est.
- swarm cell,
- swarm intelligence,
- swartkrans ape-man,
- swash letter,
- swash plate
Origin of swarthy
Examples from the Web for swarthy
How could she, so blonde, be living with these swarthy people?Rescued by Racism: The Blonde Maria and the Dark Roma|Tunku Varadarajan|October 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The swarthy, slender, tidily groomed ex-AT&T salesman from Oklahoma appeared calm as the verdicts were read.
Where is Sarah Palin when Arizona writes harassment of the swarthy into state law?
A gleam of ferocity passed across the swarthy face of Panther.The Frontiersmen|Gustave Aimard
Peering at him sideways from the corners of the hansom, they could see the quick pallor of his swarthy face.The King of Diamonds|Louis Tracy
Slowly the strong and swarthy sailors of the Patria rowed the party to the shore.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
No one but a god, or one of the swarthy elves themselves, could have found this hidden opening, but Loki knew it well.Stories from Northern Myths|Emilie Kip Baker
Both of them had faces that were in strong contrast to the swarthy Latin-American countenances about them.The Key to Yesterday|Charles Neville Buck