swob

[ swob ]

noun, verb (used with object),swobbed, swob·bing.Archaic.
  1. an archaic spelling of swab.

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How to use swob in a sentence

  • Does he, you swob, roared the apparition, an oos goin to give it im?

    The Message | Louis Tracy
  • If you swob yourself carefully with this, you will not become diseased.

    Safe Marriage | Ettie A. Rout

British Dictionary definitions for swob

swob

/ (swɒb) /


noun, verbswobs, swobbing or swobbed
  1. a less common word for swab

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