Definition of swoop:
assault, jump, charge, lose your balance/footing, strike at, microscope slide, ambush, mug, onslaught, start, slip, playground slide, aggression, counterattack, lunge, hasten, surge, pounding, go for, set on, dart, pounce, sloping trough, speed, come down, attack, jerk, go down, flutter, tanning, chute, slideway, lower, gallop, rush, descend, flick, fly at, twitch, salvo, sliding board, glide, come at, be quick on your feet, fly, race, outpace, swoop up, lantern slide, assail, slide, coast.
- "A Houseful of Girls", Sarah Tytler.
- "Our Pilots in the Air", Captain William B. Perry.
- "Lord of the World", Robert Hugh Benson.