An example of a swath is the trail left in a lawn after using a mower.
A red scarf providing a swath of color.
Five days after Hurricane Katrina, large swaths of New Orleans, such as Canal Street seen here, are still submerged in water.
Grass tickled her feet, and she glanced down at the swath of green beneath her.
Her only chance at safety was across a swath of broken glass.
Her gaze went again to the pool of blood, then to the thick swath of red marking the trail of the dead man.
Verdant forests stretched to the steely sky, a swath of green, brown, and grey.
In the distance was a dark swath of park leading up to the lit-up Eiffel Tower, which was larger than she'd imagined.