Translation of sweepings in Spanish:
- (dirt) the sweepings of societyExample sentences
- Grading land with yard rubbish, sweepings, and other refuse also planted weeds and seeds on vacant land.
- And he walked right through my sweepings. ‘Look at this stuff,’ he said, kicking it away.’
- Sadly, if it continues, that is what is threatening to become of the great Liberal Party tradition: a cold-hearted butcher to the withering slab of the Australian body, and the public get sausages for policy from the sweepings off the floor.
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Opus Dei - Latin for "God's Work" - is a Catholic organization founded in Spain in 1928. The Opus became very influential in Spanish society, above all by founding schools and universities. The aim was to create an élite which would spread Christian ideals throughout society. The University of Navarre is one of its foremost institutions.