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Meaning of "swatted" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SWATTED

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SWATTED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Swatted is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb swatted in English.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO SWATTED

PRESENT

Present
I swat
you swat
he/she/it swats
we swat
you swat
they swat
Present continuous
I am swatting
you are swatting
he/she/it is swatting
we are swatting
you are swatting
they are swatting
Present perfect
I have swatted
you have swatted
he/she/it has swatted
we have swatted
you have swatted
they have swatted
Present perfect continuous
I have been swatting
you have been swatting
he/she/it has been swatting
we have been swatting
you have been swatting
they have been swatting
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I swatted
you swatted
he/she/it swatted
we swatted
you swatted
they swatted
Past continuous
I was swatting
you were swatting
he/she/it was swatting
we were swatting
you were swatting
they were swatting
Past perfect
I had swatted
you had swatted
he/she/it had swatted
we had swatted
you had swatted
they had swatted
Past perfect continuous
I had been swatting
you had been swatting
he/she/it had been swatting
we had been swatting
you had been swatting
they had been swatting
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will swat
you will swat
he/she/it will swat
we will swat
you will swat
they will swat
Future continuous
I will be swatting
you will be swatting
he/she/it will be swatting
we will be swatting
you will be swatting
they will be swatting
Future perfect
I will have swatted
you will have swatted
he/she/it will have swatted
we will have swatted
you will have swatted
they will have swatted
Future perfect continuous
I will have been swatting
you will have been swatting
he/she/it will have been swatting
we will have been swatting
you will have been swatting
they will have been swatting
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would swatted
you would swatted
he/she/it would swatted
we would swatted
you would swatted
they would swatted
Conditional continuous
I would be swatting
you would be swatting
he/she/it would be swatting
we would be swatting
you would be swatting
they would be swatting
Conditional perfect
I would have swatted
you would have swatted
he/she/it would have swatted
we would have swatted
you would have swatted
they would have swatted
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been swatting
you would have been swatting
he/she/it would have been swatting
we would have been swatting
you would have been swatting
they would have been swatting
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you swat
we let´s swat
you swat
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to swat
Past participle
swatted
Present Participle
swatting
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SWATTED

swashwork
swashy
swastika
swat
SWAT team
swatch
swatchbook
swath
swathe
swather
swathy
Swatow
swatter
swatting
sway
sway-back
sway-backed
swayable
swayer
swayful

WORDS THAT END LIKE SWATTED

batted
catted
chatted
dratted
fatted
flatted
formatted
hatted
matted
patted
platted
ratted
scatted
slatted
squatted
submitted
tatted
thermostatted
unformatted
unmatted
vatted

Synonyms and antonyms of swatted in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «swatted» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SWATTED

Find out the translation of swatted to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of swatted from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «swatted» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

用力打
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

aplastado
570 millions of speakers

English

swatted
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

swatted
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

swatted
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

прихлопнул
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

swatted
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

swatted
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

swatted
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bercakap
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

swatted
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

swatted
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

swatted
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Swatted
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đập
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

swatted
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्वॅपेटेड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

swatted
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

schiacciato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

swatted
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

прихлопнул
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

strivit
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Αρνήθηκε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

swatted
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

swatted
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

swatted
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of swatted

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SWATTED»

The term «swatted» is regularly used and occupies the 104.597 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SWATTED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about swatted

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SWATTED»

Discover the use of swatted in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to swatted and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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English Verb Classes and Alternations: A Preliminary ...
Paula swatted the fly with the dishcloth. (254) * Through/With Alternation: a. * Paula swatted the dishcloth through/into the fly. b. Paula swatted the fly with the dishcloth. (255) Conative Alternation: a. Paula swatted the fly. b. Paula swatted at the ...
Beth Levin, 1993
2
The Eyes of Orion: Five Tank Lieutenants in the Persian Gulf War
We ate, slept, wrote letters, swatted flies, played chess or cards (everyone wanted a piece of the LT), joked, bathed, swatted flies, listened to music on headphones, sweated, drank water, swatted flies, shaved, cleaned our weapons, swatted ...
Alex Vernon, 2001
3
Western Romance: the Ultimate Outlaw: Love Is the Ultimate ...
He jumped and swatted his hands at the black muzzle that sniffed his face. He cursed and swatted Malargo away again, the silver coated horse tossed his head and squealed slightly. "You're taking lessons from Rev arent'cha?" Jesse ...
Britny Coker, Hana Rass, 2010
4
Soul Gem (Chronicles of the Creator): Chronicles of the Creator
Tan was fascinated, “call them over then please Fletik.” The two Malatites marched over and stood to attention before Fletik, “we are ready for inspection Commander Fletik!” Fletik swatted at an imaginary fly near his forehead and the Malatites ...
Colin W. R. Chadwick, 2012
5
Chastity Hoar: My Life
Without looking up from his work, he swatted at the touch, thinking it a fly or mosquito. I pulled back so he missed me. I did it again, but this time he swatted my hand. “Oh,” he shouted, not knowing what he had done. He probably thought he ...
George Evans, 2006
6
Never Give Up
These flies need to be swatted. When anything hinders us from doing the will of God or to move forward, that is a fly that needs to be swatted. Anybody can acquire material things easily if he has no morals, no standards and no character.
Horace Williams, Jr., 2006
7
Be a Better You: A Collection of Writings
He swatted them away and moved on to putting on his hat. Soon, more ants made their way up his flesh from no noticeable location. He swatted them away as more came upon him. The mirror reflected a red face as fire ants made an ant hill of ...
8
They Touched My Life
I do not believe in unconditional love; but in compromises and trade-offs! I was paddled when I was a child and it was brutality and child abuse. When I was in fifth grade a woman teacher pulled down a child's pants and swatted his naked butt.
Robert Rose, 2000
9
Syntax: A Generative Introduction
Grammatical relations are represented by the position of the noun in the sentence: 27) a) Jennifer swatted Steve. b) Steve swatted Jennifer. There is no difference in form between Jennifer in (27a), where the DP is functioning as a subject, and ...
Andrew Carnie, 2013
10
2020: Future Past Delivery
“right, the bloody guy who got swatted by the lady on the sidewalk,” harold said. harold slowly moved to his chair and replayed the ad in his head. he thought, do i know the man who had been bloodied? No, i don't know the man who had been  ...
Michael A. Peluso, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SWATTED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term swatted is used in the context of the following news items.
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Teen who 'swatted' Disneyland had too much time on hands
A Coquitlam, B.C., teenager who admitted to a North America-wide "swatting" spree says he terrorized targets — including Disneyland — because he was bored ... «CBC.ca, Jun 15»
2
YouTuber DSPGaming Swatted During Livestream
YouTuber DSPGaming was swatted during a Twitch livestream, with those responsible for the swatting now reportedly targeting both his and his girlfriend's ... «Crave Online, Jun 15»
3
VIDEO: $1350 drone swatted out of air, destroyed in Huntington Beach
... destroyed in Huntington Beach. A drone owner is out $1,350 after a Huntington Beach man swatted his drone out of the air, causing it to go crashing down. «KABC-TV, Jun 15»
4
Missoula, Montana 'Minecraft' player swatted
Several "anonymous gamers" told her that she had been swatted in real-time. You can read the full account of the indecent here. Posted in. Crime File · Online ... «Game Politics, May 15»
5
NJ lawmaker trying to toughen 'swatting' penalty gets swatted
The Urban Dictionary describes swatting as a prank played out on the Internet. Someone finds your address, either through the person's IP or because their ... «Digital Journal, Apr 15»
6
Swatted! 6 Celebrities Who Were Victims of 911 Hoax
Swatting, for the uninitiated, is an elaborate prank that involves reporting an ongoing crime incident big enough to warrant an emergency response team. «Radio.com Music and Entertainment News, Mar 15»
7
India Arie claims she was swatted by Lady Gaga's bodyguard at the …
On Monday, the day after the ceremony, India tweeted: 'When I reached to speak to @ladygaga her security swatted my wrist - clapping something hard against ... «Daily Mail, Feb 15»
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Don't Touch Me! India.Arie Swatted By Lady Gaga's Security at …
“When I reached to speak to @ladygaga her security swatted my wrist - clapping something hard against my turquoise bracelet #Grammy2015 smh,” Arie wrote ... «Singersroom News, Feb 15»
9
Bradenton man 'swatted' for second weekend in a row
BRADENTON -- Detectives are working to find the person responsible for "swatting" a Bradenton resident for the second week in a row. At 12:47 a.m. Saturday, ... «Bradenton Herald, Sep 14»
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The Creatures Get 'Swatted' During Live Stream, @ScrewPain …
Gamers who were watching Kootra, a member for The Creatures, saw him get “swatted” during a stream of Counter Strike: Global Offensive. The video was ... «The Inquisitr, Aug 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Swatted [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/swatted>. Nov 2019 ».
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