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Noun: swot  swót
Usage: Brit
  1. An insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious
    - grind, nerd, wonk [N. Amer], dweeb
Verb: swot (swotted,swotting)  swót
Usage: Brit
  1. Study intensively, as before an exam
    "I had to swot on my Latin verbs before the final exam";
    - cram, grind away, drum, bone up, get up, mug up [Brit], swot up [Brit], bone, revise [Brit]

Sounds like: Susa, Sousa

Derived forms: swotting, swots, swotted

Type of: assimilator, hit the books, learner, scholar, study

Encyclopedia: Swot