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Synonyms for sweep

Synonyms for sweep

to wield boldly and dramatically

a wide and open area, as of land, sky, or water

an area within which something or someone exists, acts, or has influence or power

Synonyms for sweep

a wide scope

someone who cleans soot from chimneys

winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge

a long oar used in an open boat

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(American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running around the end of the line

a movement in an arc

sweep across or over

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move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions

sweep with a broom or as if with a broom

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force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action

to cover or extend over an area or time period

clean by sweeping

win an overwhelming victory in or on

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cover the entire range of

make a big sweeping gesture or movement

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He said: "My promise with the Complete Sweep is to combine the best aspects of a traditional sweep service with contemporary knowledge about all aspects of flue and stove maintenance, and modern technology, when appropriate.
Sweep won his first competition last August and has since amassed a huge haul of trophies, ribbons and accolades.
Unfortunately, most homeowners have no understanding of inspection levels and may rely on a sweep to make sure the fireplace system is completely safe.
A third appointment is required to apply a chemical neutralizer and do a final sweep.
If you have any interesting or funny chimney sweep stories, drop me a line - Ray Marshall, Remember When, Evening Chronicle, Groat Market, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1ED or email ray.
This asymmetric generation of heat from sweeping will occur regardless of sweep length.
Chimney sweeps are also giving out information on the free home fire safety checks offered by the North Wales Fire Service.
A chimney sweep should be physically fit with energy and stamina and be able to work on their own initiative.
2] + 5 = 30 "lines" of chess piece sweeps makes the square an order 5 finite Affine plane.
The couple, who still live at the farm but have employed a manager to run it, are considering taking on a trainee sweep and even franchising the business to other parts of the UK.
Curve sawing generally incorporates gang sawing two sided cants with sweep (curvature) to be cut along the natural line of curvature (Petree 1998).
Calabasas 16, Santa Margarita 2: The fourth-seeded Coyotes (21-0) won eight doubles sets and received a singles sweep from Eileen Chang in a Div.
Gays can sweep it up with the best of them: One 50-year-old friend of mine is as out as anyone but still not to Mom and Dad in Milwaukee, because they haven't asked, and why bother telling?
FMA) has announced that its MBF310 Sweep Sensor, powered by algorithms developed by Cogent Systems, has been designed into the JumpDrive TouchGuard, the newest USB portable storage product from Lexar Media.