Common use in '80s/'90s. The act of a military service member driving a long distance to get home for a 72 or 96 hour liberty/holiday weekend. It is initiated as soon as the liberty starts, and the service member returns home just before the liberty ends. The act itself is a non-stop rush to make it home, enjoy time away, and return back to base. The drive involves no delays other than to stop for gas and is usually at least 7 or more hours each way.
Corporal Davis is going to swoop home for the Memorial Day weekend.
by Arnie Schiffer May 11, 2008
10 Words related to swoop
Top Definition
To pick up, or give ride.
Aye man, come swoop.
by Killa, Smizzle, & Nuzesko June 03, 2008
A non-deragotory term used by people of all races genders and creeds
Swoop Swoop!
by AnonymousMale March 28, 2015
a girl that has had sex with a lot of dude
You know nene ?? yeah she smashed my whole crew , she the swoop .
by plutoATL October 07, 2012
To move in on a girl who has a boyfriend and is, on bad terms, fighting, or about to break up with. A swoop may also consider a girl who simply doesn't care about her boyfriend
Man I saw Katie yesterday and I think I'm about to go for the swoop.

Damn, Kyle treats his bitch like shit, I'm bout to swoop.

Her ass was so nice I had to swoop.

She told me her boyfriend was at camp so I call that a fair swoop.

I guess her boyfriends in Iraq so when she called me over I told my boys I was about to swoop.
by Swooping January 14, 2010
The act of talking to a guy/girl who is in a relationship or attracted to someone else, with the intention of getting them to become attracted to you
Hey Rob, you gonna try and swoop Mary?
by Jopper McLovin March 31, 2015
1. The utilization of a presented opportunity to it's full potential. A successful venture.
2. Operating at complete confidence/productivity/effectiveness. Applicable at parties, business, women, etc.

3. A positive exclamation signifying a clever or skillful maneuver. SWOOP

*The opposite of a moop.
Dude you got a front-row parking spot at the crowded-as-fuck mall? What a swoop.
Did you swoop on Erica last night? I know I was swoopin' a lot of girls at that party.
First place in Mario-Kart, bitches!! SWOOOOOOP
by SwoopitySwoop September 16, 2013
To pick someone up
"Aye come to Anthony's in an hour"
"Can't I don't have a ride"
"I'll swoop"
"Fasho. Lemme know when you're here"
by Heptone March 19, 2016

Free Daily Email

Type your email address below to get our free Urban Word of the Day every morning!

Emails are sent from daily@urbandictionary.com. We'll never spam you.

×