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Sweeney Line breaks: Swee|ney
Pronunciation: /ˈswiːni/

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Definition of Sweeney in English:

noun

(the Sweeney) British informal
The members of a police flying squad.

Origin

1930s: from rhyming slang Sweeney Todd, a barber who murdered his customers (see Todd, Sweeney).

Words that rhyme with Sweeney

Athene, bambini, beanie, Bellini, Bernini, bikini, Boccherini, Borromini, capellini, catenae, Cellini, Cherubini, Cyrene, Fellini, fettuccine, genie, greeny, grissini, Heaney, Houdini, Jeanie, linguine, martini, Mazzini, mankini, meanie, Mussolini, Mycenae, Paganini, Panini, porcini, Puccini, queenie, rapini, Rossellini, Rossini, Santoríni, Selene, spaghettini, teeny, teeny-weeny, tortellini, Toscanini, Trini, tweeny, wahine, weeny, zucchini

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