Swoop

As a verb, swoop may mean:

  • Attack swiftly in a military offensive
  • Fly or glide downward, as in
    • Fixed-wing aircraft flight
    • Bird flight
      • In Australia, a bird that attacks a person to defend its nest is said to swoop the person
    • Bat flight
    • Insect flight

As a noun, swoop may mean:

  • Swoop (Transformers), several fictional characters in the Transformers series
  • A swoop bike
  • Swoop (mascot), A costumed mascot for various Universities and the NFL Philadelphia Eagles' mascot
  • The red-tailed hawk mascot of the Utah Utes, the sports teams of the University of Utah
  • The mascot of the Miami RedHawks of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio
  • A nickname given to a Marine Corps helicopter pilot
  • The Swoop, a novel by P. G. Wodehouse
  • Swoop (computer game), Galaxian clone for Mac OS
  • Swoop (8-bit computer game), Galaxian clone for 8-bit computers
  • Swooping is a kind of canopy piloting

In music, swoop may refer to:

  • Swoop (Australian band)
  • Swoop (Belgian band)


Swoops may refer to:

  • Swoops, a candy manufactured by The Hershey Company
  • SWOOPS, Solar Wind Observations Over the Poles of the Sun, an instrument aboard Ulysses (spacecraft)

Other articles related to "swoop":

List Of Star Wars Air, Aquatic, And Ground Vehicles - Swoop Racer
... The swoop racer is similar to the swoop bike, however, it was specifically designed for racing with ... During a swoop race, the racers do not race together on the same track, but separately ... The first appearance of the swoop racer was in the 2003 video game Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic ...
Swoop (Transformers) - Transformers: Prime - Video Games
... Swoop is among the Autobot characters in DS version of the video game Transformers War for Cybertron ... Along with his best friend, Grimlock, Swoop was a neutral in the war between Autobots and Decepticons, Optimus Prime asked them if they wanted to help him in the war as ... Swoop is set to appear among the rest of the Dinobots in the 2012 video game Transformers Fall of Cybertron ...
The Swoop! And Other Stories
... The Swoop! and Other Stories is a collection of early short stories and a novella by P ... The Swoop! (a satirical spoof) was published as a book in the United Kingdom in 1909, and many of the stories had previously appeared in magazines ...
The Swoop!
... The Swoop!, or How Clarence Saved England is a short comic novel by P G Wodehouse, first published in the United Kingdom by Alston Rivers Ltd, London, on 16 April 1909 ... when it was included in the collection The Swoop! and Other Stories ...