What does SWOP mean?

Definitions for SWOPswɒp

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word SWOP.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. barter, swap, swop, trade(verb)

    an equal exchange

    "we had no money so we had to live by barter"

  2. trade, swap, swop, switch(verb)

    exchange or give (something) in exchange for

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swop

    same as Swap


  1. Swop

    SWOP is a fusion of swing and hip hop dances, created by person unknown but possible renamed from "Hip-Hop Lindy" to "Swop" by Hinton Battle in 2006. It contains steps from hip hop, break dancing, Lindy Hop and swing air steps. The exact year of origin of the dance style is unknown, however, record indicate that the style was being taught, danced and discussed as early as 2001. The first mainstream appearance of this new style was in the movie Idlewild in 2006. A performance in the popular TV show "Dancing with the Stars" followed.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Swop

    swop, v.t. to exchange, to barter:—pr.p. swop′ping; pa.t and pa.p. swopped.—n. an exchange.—Also Swap. [Most prob. the same as obs. swap, swop, to beat, cog. with swoop.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SWOP in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SWOP in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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