Swoopstake - (n.) See Sweepstake.
Swoopstake - (adv.) Altogether; indiscriminately.
Troopship - (n.) A vessel built or fitted for the conveyance of troops; a transport.
Zoopsychology - (n.) Animal psychology.
Oops - int. Colloq. On making an obvious mistake. [natural exclamation]
Household troops - n.pl. Troops nominally guarding the sovereign.
Paratroops - n.pl. Parachute troops. [contraction]
Shock troops - n.pl. Troops specially trained for assault.
Storm troops - n.pl. 1 = *shock troops. 2 hist. Nazi political militia.
Whoops - int. Colloq. Expressing surprise or apology, esp. On losing balance or making an obvious mistake. [var. Of *oops]
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