swoop

  1. rapid sliding up or down the musical scale
  2. a very rapid raid
  3. a swift descent through the air

Swoop

1) To dive down to a formation or individual in freefall. 2) To aggressively approach the landing area in order to produce a long, flat flare and an exciting landing
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Swoop

• (n.) To fall on at once and seize; to catch while on the wing; as, a hawk swoops a chicken. • (v. i.) To descend with closed wings from a height upon prey, as a hawk; to swoop. • (n.) To seize; to catch up; to take with a sweep. • (v. i.) To pass with pomp; to sweep. • (n.) A falling on and seizing, as the prey of a rapac...
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swoop

slide noun (music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale; `the violinist was indulgent with his swoops and slides`
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Swoop

[Eastern Michigan University] Swoop is the mascot used to represent various sports organizations in the United States. Eastern Michigan University uses the mascot Swoop to represent the Eastern Michigan Eagles to represent its NCAA Division 1 Athletic program. EMU is one of several American universities use the name Swoop as their athletic ...
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Swoop

[Transformers] ==Transformers: Generation 1== Swoop (Swarp in Japan, Assaillo in Qu├ębec, Reptilo in Italy) is the Pteranodon Dinobot. Like all the original Dinobots, Swoop was based on one of the Diaclone toy line toys. His tech spec indicated that Swoop loved seeing his enemies break and run as he launched his aerial attack. However, his ...
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Swoop

[video game] Swoop is a Galaxian clone for Mac OS by Ambrosia Software. The cast of characters includes your ship, blue swoopers, green swoopers (called grunts), red swoopers (escorts), yellow swoopers (flagships), and on higher levels, an initial charge of shadow swoopers. These enemies perform more evasive and aggressive maneuvers as the ...
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Swoop

Swoop intransitive verb 1. To descend with closed wings from a height upon prey, as a hawk; to stoop. 2. To pass with pomp; to sweep. [ Obsolete] Drayton.
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Swoop

Swoop noun A falling on and seizing, as the prey of a rapacious bird; the act of swooping. « The eagle fell, . . . and carried away a whole litter of cubs at a swoop L'Estrange.
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Swoop

Swoop transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Swooped ; present participle & verbal noun Swooping .] [ Middle English swopen , usually, to sweep, As. swāpan to sweep, to rush; akin to German schweifen to...
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swoop

make a long trip in a short period of time, usually in reference to returning to post after liberty to avoid an UA status.
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Swoop

Swoop is Black-American slang for to leave quickly
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swoop

[n] - (music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale 2. [n] - a very rapid raid 3. [n] - a swift descent through the air 4. [v] - move with a sweep, or in a swooping arc 5. [v] - seize or catch with a swooping motion
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