1. [ verb ] strike with a swiping motion
Related terms: hit sideswipe
2. [ verb ] (criminal law) make off with belongings of others
Synonyms: pilfer purloin lift abstract sneak nobble pinch filch hook snarf cabbage
Related terms: steal booster pilferage
3. [ noun ] (sport) a sweeping stroke or blow
Related terms: stroke
Similar spelling:   Swope