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Amazon says bright or dark lights can throw off the Show’s person-detection software, and it tries to focus on the center of the action without too many swoops that might look jarring for the person on the other end of the call.
This was a handy way to trigger various features, like clearing all notifications in one swoop.
At one fell swoop on the field of Jena, the famed military monarchy of the great Frederick fell in pieces like a potter's vessel.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
We always think of “eagle” when we think of “swoop,” but we do not often think of “swoop” when we think of “eagle.”
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
In a day or so they organise again, and swoop down on some other place, such as Belmont.
But Charlie didn't triumph, neither did he swoop; we watched carefully until we saw that Charlie was going astern!
There is something in the very words "flying column" to appease the impatient; wings in the air, a swoop upon the victim.
He would trust in his fortune, and swoop down upon the enemy.
WOOD MAGICRICHARD JEFFERIES
But “eagle” does not mean “swoop,” nor does “swoop” mean “eagle.”
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
The eagle was closely pursuing the rabbit and made a tremendous swoop towards him.

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