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sweep British & World English

Clean (an area) by brushing away dirt or litter

chimney sweep British & World English

A person whose job is cleaning out the soot from chimneys

sweep the board in sweep British & World English

Win every event or prize in a contest

sweep the board British & World English

Win every event or prize in a contest

sweep second hand British & World English

A second hand on a clock or watch, moving on the same dial as the other hands

make a clean sweep in clean British & World English

Remove all unwanted people or things ready to start afresh

make a clean sweep British & World English

Remove all unwanted people or things ready to start afresh

sweep someone off their feet in foot British & World English

Quickly and overpoweringly charm someone

sweep something under the carpet in carpet British & World English

Conceal or ignore a problem or difficulty in the hope that it will be forgotten

sweep someone off their feet British & World English

Quickly and overpoweringly charm someone

sweep something under the carpet British & World English

Conceal or ignore a problem or difficulty in the hope that it will be forgotten

Irish Sweepstake British & World English

A sweepstake on the results of certain major horse races, authorized since 1930 by the government of the Republic of Ireland in order to benefit Irish hospitals. It is the largest international lottery

Irish Sweep in Irish Sweepstake British & World English

A sweepstake on the results of certain major horse races, authorized since 1930 by the government of the Republic of Ireland in order to benefit Irish hospitals. It is the largest international lottery

sweep English Thesaurus

she swept the kitchen floor

sweep English-Spanish

barrido m, barrida f

sweep hand English-Spanish

segundero m

chimney sweep English-Spanish

deshollinador,

sweep up English-Spanish

barrer, limpiar

sweep away English-Spanish

arrastrar, arrasar con

sweep aside English-Spanish

apartar, hacer* a un lado

give it a sweep in sweep English-Spanish

dale un barrido, bárrelo

with a sweep of his arm in sweep English-Spanish

con un amplio movimiento del brazo

with a sweep of his scythe in sweep English-Spanish

con un golpe de la guadaña

notice the superb sweep of the train in sweep English-Spanish

fíjese en la estupenda caída de la cola

we can now make a clean sweep of all our debts in sweep English-Spanish

ahora podemos quitarnos todas las deudas de encima

the polls pointed to a coast-to-coast sweep by the President in sweep English-Spanish

los sondeos pronosticaban un triunfo aplastante del presidente