- [noun] (music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale; "the violinist was indulgent with his swoops and slides"
- [noun] a very rapid raid
- [noun] a swift descent through the air
- [verb] move down on as if in an attack; "The raptor swooped down on its prey"; "The teacher swooped down upon the new students"
- [verb] move with a sweep, or in a swooping arc
- [verb] seize or catch with a swooping motion
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