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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “swab”

swab

verb [T] (WASH)
    /swɒb/ US  /swɑːb/ (-bb-)
to wash a surface, especially the open flat areas of a ship, with a wet cloth or mop
(用湿布或拖把)清洗,擦洗(尤指船上的地板)
Cleaning generallyPersonal hygiene and appearance - general words
(Definition of swab verb (WASH) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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