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Sward appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • He spasms in at a sward I made paths in, a dwarf on a car of poop, for a can of raw Danish taped amid raw satanism saps, eh?
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Definition of the noun sward

What does sward mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: swards

  1. surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots
    • example: Sword and sward, retain and Britain (Mind the latter how it's written).
    • lexical domain: Natural Objects - nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)
    • synonyms of sward: greensward / sod / turf
    • more generic words: ground / land / soil = material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow
    • more specific word: divot = a piece of turf dug out of a lawn or fairway

Alternative definition of the noun sward

noun

  1. [uncountable] A layer of earth into which grass has grown; turf; sod.
  2. [countable] An expanse of land covered in grass; a lawn or meadow.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for sward

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2003)

Sward management – which matches animal production with potential pasture production. In Europe stocking practices have changed considerably during agricultural history. Initially farmers were less concerned with maximizing animal ...

Google previewThe Complete Farmer: Or, a General Dictionary of Husbandry ... (1807)

In which Everything Valuable from the Best Writers on this Subject Will be Extracted ...

swARD.Cutter, an implement invented by Mr. $andilands, and described, in the sixth volume of the #3ath Papers, for the purpose originally of preparing old grass ground for the plough, by cutting it across the ridges, in the beginning of, ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Sward, swawrd, s. (sweard. Sax. sc/iwarte, rind, skin, Germ.) Primarily, skin or surface — hence, the skin of bacon— (obsolete in this sense) ; Brandish no swords but sweards of bacon. — Brewer. the grassy surface of land; turf; when covered ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1848)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

Sward, swawrd, s.

Google previewA New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)

by John Craig

SWARD, swawrd, «. (rxerird. Sax. tchtcartt, rind, skin, Germ.) Primarily, skin or surface — hence, the skin of bacon — (obsolete in this sense) ; Brandish no swords but sweardt of bacon. — Brewer. the grassy surface of hind ; turf; when covered ...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary, English, Technological, and Scientific (1853)

Adapted to the Present State of Literature, Science, and Art; on the Basis of Webster's English Dictionary ... Comprising All Words Purely English ... by John Ogilvie

SWARD SWARTH SWAY forms and motions, and the snowy whiteness of the plumage of those species with which we are most familiar. The species which inhabit or visit Britain are the tame swan, Cygnus olor, the wild swan or hooper, ...

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Sward Meaning

Video shows what sward means. A layer of earth into which grass has grown; turf; sod.. An expanse of land covered in grass; a lawn or meadow.. Skin; covering..

Quotes about sward

Each one is endowed with intelligence
and energy.
Intelligence abundant, one stays safe.
Energy abundant, one grows powerful.
One is a shield and the other, a sward.
09.05.2004 (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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Scrabble value of S1W4A1R1D2

The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of SWARD

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Semordnilap

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  • DRAWS

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