swab - noun

  • implement consisting of a small piece of cotton that is used to apply medication or cleanse a wound or obtain a specimen of a secretion
  • cleaning implement consisting of absorbent material fastened to a handle; for cleaning floors

  • swab - verb

    • wash with a swab or a mop
    • apply (usually a liquid) to a surface

    swab - thesaurus

    dab   mop   swob  

    View spelling list wa words and learn about the word swab in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u? .

    Scrabble score for swab

    s is 1 w is 4 a is 1 b is 3
    Scrabble score = 9

    generated at 16:32:42 on 29-04-24

    Spelling dictionary home

    Try Spellzone for free

    Search for a word

    "Spellzone really is an incredibly simple, engaging and cost effective resource - it makes a big difference to literacy levels."

    Millthorpe School, York