What is Swipe?

Swipe definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:

a strong, sweeping blow, as with a cricket bat or golf club.
Informal. a swing of the arm in order to strike somebody; punch.
Informal. a critical or cutting remark.
a leverlike device for raising or lowering a weight, especially a bucket in a well; sweep.
an act or instance of swiping: You can debit your checking account with just a swipe of your card.
Also called rub