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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of cleaning with a broom adj. - Ignoring distinctions; Taking in or moving over (or as if over) a wide area.

Usage examples (39)
  • sweeping generalizations
  • A sweeping glance
  • Mourning, however, took great pleasure in sweeping the Pistons.
  • The Diamondbacks scored 28 runs in sweeping three games from the for more
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