Definitions For Swoop


  • A swift descent through the air
  • A very rapid raid
  • (music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale


  • Seize or catch with a swooping motion
  • Move down on as if in an attack
  • Move with a sweep, or in a swooping arc
  • To fly down through the air suddenly
  • To arrive at a place suddenly and unexpectedly

Is Swoop a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Swoop is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Swoop in a Sentence

  • The police swooped in and captured the criminals.

Synonyms for Swoop

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