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English definition of “swipe”

swipe

noun [C usually singular] (CRITICISM)    /swaɪp/
a criticism of someone or something, or an attempt to annoy them or damage it: In a recent interview , she takes a swipe at the theatre management .Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
(Definition of swipe noun (CRITICISM) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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