Climb (something) rapidly by gripping it with one’s hands and feet, alternately hauling and pushing oneself upwards: I swarmed up the mast
More example sentences
- One of the more grandiose images, of a crowd swarming up the mount to hear a sermon from Christ as the sun slowly sets, wasn't planned and came about purely by accident.
- Police then moved the exercise to Stormont, swarming up to the home of the power-sharing government in a train of armoured Land Rovers.
- They swarmed up the levelled rock blockage, pushed through the gap that Tiffany had blasted, dragging at rock that crumbled at their touch.
Definition of swarm up in:
- The US English dictionary