one fell swoop



means: all at once. it may refer to the swooping of a predatory bird, with the indication that there was a cessation of life in the prey because of the word ‘fell’ which is seldom used except in the context of (that tree was felled some time ago)
i ate the handful of grapes in one fell swoop.

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