Meaning of SWARD in English


/swawrd/ , n.

1. the grassy surface of land; turf.

2. a stretch of turf; a growth of grass.


3. to cover with sward or turf.


4. to become covered with sward.

[ bef. 900; ME (n.); OE sweard skin, rind; c. G Schwarte rind, OFris swarde scalp, MD swaerde skin ]

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