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English definition of “swot up (sth)”

swot up (sth)

phrasal verb with swot     /swɒt/ US  /swɑːt/ verb [I] (-tt-) UK informal or child's word
to learn as much as you can about a subject , especially before an exam : She's at home , swotting up on her maths .Knowing and learning
(Definition of swot up (sth) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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