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sweeping
British English: /ˈswiːpɪŋ/
American English: /ˈswipɪŋ/

Translation of sweeping in French:

also: sweepings plural noun

adjective

  • 1 (wide, far reaching)
    (change, reform, review)
    radical
    (legislation, power)
    d'une portée considérable
    (cut, reduction)
    considérable
    (victory)
    éclatant
    sweeping gains/losses
    (Politics)
    une progression/un recul considérable
  • 2 (over-general)
    (assertion)
    péremptoire
    (statement)
    trop général
    sweeping generalization
    généralisation (f) à l'emporte-pièce

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