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sweep up

Translation of sweep up in Spanish:

  • 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 2.1 (clear up)
    (dust/leaves)
    barrer y recoger
    2.2 (gather up)
    (belongings/bags)
    he swept her up in his arms
    la levantó en brazos
    she wears her hair swept up in a bun
    lleva el pelo recogido en un moño
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