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swathe

1. noun of land2. noun of fabric3. noun strip of grass, hair, colour etc4. noun large number5. verb cover, envelop
phrases
1 noun of landmachaire masc4  c m ustráice masc4  c m u 2 noun of fabricstráice masc4  c m u 3 noun strip of grass, hair, colour etcstráice masc4  c m u 4 noun large number in swathes ina slaodanna 5 verb cover, envelop TRANSITIVEfáisc verb  c m ufill verb  c m u
phrases

to cut a swathe through sth

(also

to carve a swathe though sth

) 1 make wide paththey cut a swathe through the woods ghearr siad ciseach tríd an gcoill, ghearr siad cosán tríd an gcoillthe tornado cut a swathe of destruction through the city d'fhág an tornádó léirscrios ina dhiaidh trí stráice fairsing den chathair, scrios an tornádó stráice mór den chathair 2 make big changesdo rian féin a fhágáil ar ruddo lorg féin a fhágáil ar rud