The Army Corps of Engineers sent a “swat” team of dewatering experts to help drain flooded subway tunnels.
How dare you swat me for standing up for my rights for demanding that I be treated as an equal human being.
Her family was offered security several times, but her father, an eminent and respected figure in swat, refused.
1796, American English and northern England dialect word, possibly an alteration of Middle English swap "to strike, smite" (see swap), ultimately of imitative origin. Related: Swatted; swatting. The noun is recorded from 1800.
To exchange information: I thought we might be swapping notes on that by now (1970s+)