sweep away


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eliminate completely and without a trace

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overwhelm emotionally

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Those two feet of water can sweep away pretty much any vehicle regardless of size and drivetrain.
The deluge in much stream has led to sweep away Sui gas pipeline resulting into suspension of Sui gas supply to the area.
IF THERE'S one thing guaranteed to sweep away those post-Christmas doldrums, it's a bit of Beethoven and nothing more so than his majestic Symphony No 9.
But one 1960s fantasy crime-fighter went a step farther: a four-door limousine, driven by a karate-chopping chauffeur, with rocket launchers front and rear, a TV camera that could see four miles away, and brooms behind the rear wheels to sweep away tire tracks.
The CrissCross bristles reach deep between teeth and along the gum line to lift and sweep away plaque, while the rotating PowerHead effectively surrounds teeth to loosen and whisk away plaque from surfaces and hard-to-reach back teeth.