Portuguese translation of swoop
1 (by police etc) batida
2 (of bird) voo picado
(also: swoop down) precipitar-se, cair
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Example Sentences Including 'swoop'
Seabirds wheel in the wind over her head and curlews swoop low, calling out, flying inland against the coming storm.SEA MUSIC (2003)
Tough titty to the wine aficionados, she thought grimly, drinking half the glass in one fell swoop.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
She had lost a whole life and two of the people she loved most in the world in one foul swoop.FALLEN WOMEN (2002)
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'swoop' in Other Languages
- Brazilian Portuguese: precipitar-se
- Chinese: 突袭
- European Spanish: hacer una redada
- French: faire une descente
- German: zuschlagen auf
- Italian: fare un blitz
- Japanese: 急襲する
- Korean: 급습하다
- Portuguese: precipitar-se
- Spanish: hacer una redada
Translation of swoop from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary