Definitions of swot

v study intensively, as before an exam

bone, bone up, cram, drum, get up, grind away, mug up, swot up
prepare (students) hastily for an impending exam
Type of:
hit the books, study
learn by reading books

n an insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious

dweeb, grind, nerd, wonk
Type of:
assimilator, learner, scholar
someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs

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