Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: swart
IPA transcription: [sw'ɔɹt]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: dark-skinned, dusky, swart, swarthy
    Meaning: naturally having skin of a dark color; "a dark-skinned beauty"; "gold earrings gleamed against her dusky cheeks"; "a smile on his swarthy face"; "`swart' is archaic"
Usage examples
  • There was little need for the swart gipsies to explain, as they stood knee-deep in the snow round the bailiff of the Abbey Farm, what it was that had sent them.