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1. sweep

verb. ['ˈswiːp'] move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions.

Synonyms

  • sail
  • move
  • swan

Antonyms

  • unfold
  • unmask
  • uncover
  • undress

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Words that Rhyme with Sweep Up

  • closeup
  • strupp
  • trupp
  • stupp
  • schrupp
  • schlup
  • lay-up
  • krupp
  • grupp
  • yup
  • sup
  • shupp
  • schupp
  • ruppe
  • rupp
  • pup
  • knupp
  • hupp
  • cupp
  • cup
  • chupp
  • bupp
  • upp

Example sentences of the word sweep-up


1. Noun Phrase
Use a broom and pan to sweep up the weeds, leaves, dirt and any other debris present.

2. Noun Phrase
This will sweep up debris without gouging your floor.

2. sweep

verb. ['ˈswiːp'] sweep across or over.

Synonyms

  • move
  • sail

Antonyms

  • arise
  • show
  • fall short of

3. sweep

verb. ['ˈswiːp'] sweep with a broom or as if with a broom.

Synonyms

  • wipe
  • broom

Antonyms

  • disentangle
  • unsnarl
  • untwist

4. sweep

verb. ['ˈswiːp'] force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action.

Synonyms

  • drag in
  • sweep up
  • embroil
  • involve
  • tangle

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • put option
  • call option
  • decrease

5. sweep

noun. ['ˈswiːp'] a wide scope.

Synonyms

  • compass
  • ambit
  • expanse
  • orbit
  • range
  • scope

Antonyms

  • open
  • beginning
  • failure
  • complain

6. sweep

verb. ['ˈswiːp'] to cover or extend over an area or time period.

Synonyms

  • cover
  • continue
  • span
  • extend
  • traverse

Antonyms

  • relax
  • unstrain
  • ebb
  • arrive

7. sweep

verb. ['ˈswiːp'] win an overwhelming victory in or on.

Antonyms

  • exclude

8. up

adverb. ['ˈʌp'] spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position.

Synonyms

  • upwards
  • upwardly

Antonyms

  • downwards
  • downwardly
  • downward

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. up

adjective. ['ˈʌp'] being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level.

Synonyms

  • leading
  • risen
  • upfield
  • ahead
  • in the lead
  • dormie
  • heavenward
  • sprouted
  • aweigh
  • ascending
  • upward
  • dormy
  • upbound
  • high

Antonyms

  • down
  • low
  • fragrant
  • sober

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. up

verb. ['ˈʌp'] raise.

Antonyms

  • low spirits

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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