swapverb [ I or T ]-pp- alsoUK swop -pp- uk /swɒp/ us /swɑːp/
When he got a job in a bank, he had to swap his jeans and T-shirt for a suit (= he had to wear formal clothes instead of informal ones).
- Would you mind swapping those plates over?
- We swapped houses during the children's school holidays.
- Do you want to swap places?
- If you prefer to sit next to Chris, I'll swap seats with you.
- They've swapped their old car for a much larger one.