Definition of Swarthier

1. Adjective. (comparative of swarthy) ¹



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Definition of Swarthier

1. swarthy [adj] - See also: swarthy

Lexicographical Neighbors of Swarthier

swarmed
swarmer
swarmers
swarming
swarming(a)
swarmings
swarms
swarmspores
swart
swartback
swartbacks
swarted
swarth
swarthes
swarthier (current term)
swarthiest
swarthily
swarthiness
swarthinesses
swarthness
swarths
swarthy
swartiness
swarting
swartish
swartness
swartnesses
swarts
swarty

Literary usage of Swarthier

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical, Political, and by James Bell (1832)
"Near the source of the Oroonoko, there are tribes of a very light complexion, surrounded by other tribes much swarthier. The Indians of Chili, ..."

2. A Gazetteer of the World: Or, Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Compiled edited by Royal Geographical Society Great Britain (1856)
"... enjoy a much cooler temperature; and near the source of the Orinoco are tribes of a very light complexion, surrounded by other tribes much swarthier. ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"The southern Chinese, shorter in stature and swarthier in complexion, older in history and more subtle in mental processes, look upon the Northerners much ..."

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