Synonyms for swot

Synonyms for (noun) swot

Synonyms: swot, dweeb, grind, wonk, nerd

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

Similar words: learner, scholar, assimilator

Definition: someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs

Synonyms for (verb) swot

Synonyms: bone, bone up, grind away, get up, drum, cram, swot, swot up, mug up

Definition: study intensively, as before an exam

Usage: I had to bone up on my Latin verbs before the final exam

Similar words: hit the books, study

Definition: learn by reading books

Usage: He is studying geology in his room; I have an exam next week; I must hit the books now