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verb. ['ˈswiːp'] move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions.
Rhymes with Sweep
How do you pronounce sweep?
Pronounce sweep as swip.
US - How to pronounce sweep in American English
UK - How to pronounce sweep in British English
Sentences with sweep
1. Noun, singular or mass
Plug the other end into the closest outlet that proved non-functional during the previous sweep of the home.
2. Verb, base form
Flip the canvas, cushion or tarp over and sweep away any grass or other debris with a broom.
Quotes about sweep
1. You cannot hope to sweep someone else away by the force of your writing until it has been done to you.
- Stephen King
2. If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as a Michaelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, 'Here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.
- Martin Luther King Jr.
3. The stars are not wanted now: put out every one;Pack up the moon and dismantle the sun;Pour away the ocean and sweep up the wood.For nothing now can ever come to any good.
- W.H. Auden, Selected Poems
verb. ['ˈswiːp'] sweep across or over.
verb. ['ˈswiːp'] sweep with a broom or as if with a broom.
verb. ['ˈswiːp'] force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action.
verb. ['ˈswiːp'] to cover or extend over an area or time period.
verb. ['ˈswiːp'] win an overwhelming victory in or on.
verb. ['ˈswiːp'] make a big sweeping gesture or movement.
noun. ['ˈswiːp'] a movement in an arc.