Meaning of SWATHE in English

[swathe] or swath n [ME, fr. (assumed) OE swaeth; akin to OE swathian to swathe] (bef. 12c) 1: a band used in swathing

2: an enveloping medium

[2]swathe vt swathed ; swath.ing [ME, fr. OE swathian] (12c) 1: to bind, wrap, or swaddle with or as if with a bandage

2: envelop

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