swatter

[ swot-er ]
/ ˈswɒt ər /

noun

a person or thing that swats.

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Origin of swatter

First recorded in 1910–15; swat1 + -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for swatter

swatter
/ (ˈswɒtə) /

noun

a device for killing insects, esp a meshed flat attached to a handle
a person who swats
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