Definition of Sweep

Sweep n. means: Direction or departure of a curve, a road, an arch, or the like, away from a rectlinear line.

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Sweep n. means: Direction or departure of a curve, a road, an arch, or the like, away from a rectlinear line.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep (n.) means: Direction or departure of a curve, a road, an arch, or the like, away from a rectlinear line.

More meanings / definitions of Sweep or words, sentences containing Sweep?

Sweep (n.): The compass of any turning body or of any motion; as, the sweep of a door; the sweep of the eye.

Sweep (v. i.): To pass over, or traverse, with the eye or with an instrument of observation; as, to sweep the heavens with a telescope.

Sweep (n.): Violent and general destruction; as, the sweep of an epidemic disease.

Sweep (n.): The compass of anything flowing or brushing; as, the flood carried away everything within its sweep.

Raff (v. t.): To sweep, snatch, draw, or huddle together; to take by a promiscuous sweep.

Sweep (n.): Direction and extent of any motion not rectlinear; as, the sweep of a compass.

Sweep (n.): The compass or range of a stroke; as, a long sweep.

Sweep (v. i.): To draw or drag something over; as, to sweep the bottom of a river with a net.

Swipe (n.): A swape or sweep. See Sweep.

Soup (v. t.): To sweep. See Sweep, and Swoop.

Sweep (v. i.): To pass a broom across (a surface) so as to remove loose dirt, dust, etc.; to brush, or rub over, with a broom for the purpose of cleaning; as, to sweep a floor, the street, or a chimney. Used also figuratively.

Sweep (v. i.): To drive or carry along or off with a broom or a brush, or as if with a broom; to remove by, or as if by, brushing; as, to sweep dirt from a floor; the wind sweeps the snow from the hills; a freshet sweeps away a dam, timber, or rubbish; a pestilence sweeps off multitudes.

Sweep-saw (n.): A bow-saw.

Swept (imp. & p. p.): of Sweep

Sweeping (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Sweep

Swape (n.): See Sweep, n., 12.

Sweep (n.): The act of sweeping.

Swept (): imp. & p. p. of Sweep.

Sweep (n.): The almond furnace.

Sweep (v. i.): To brush against or over; to rub lightly along.

Swaip (v. i.): To walk proudly; to sweep along.

Swoop (v. i.): To pass with pomp; to sweep.

Sweep (v. i.): To strike with a long stroke.

Swoop (n.): To seize; to catch up; to take with a sweep.

Scum (v. t.): To sweep or range over the surface of.

Ensweep (v. t.): To sweep over or across; to pass over rapidly.

Scoop (n.): A sweep; a stroke; a swoop.

Swinge (n.): The sweep of anything in motion; a swinging blow; a swing.

Sweepstake (n.): A complete removal or carrying away; a clean sweep.

Sweep (n.): The sweeping of workshops where precious metals are worked, containing filings, etc.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Sweep

Meaning of SWEEP

SWEEP means: Sweep is slang for to remove listening devices from a place.

Meaning of SOOTY AND SWEEP

SOOTY AND SWEEP means: Sooty and sweep is London Cockney rhyming slang for sleep.

Meaning of SWEEP ONE'S CHIMNEY

SWEEP ONE'S CHIMNEY means: Sweep one's chimney is British slang for to masturbate.

Meaning of Sweep the kitchen

Sweep the kitchen means: Order of hash

Meaning of Sweep the kitchen

Sweep the kitchen means: Order of hash

Meaning of Flue Faker

Flue Faker means:   Chimney sweep

Meaning of Sweep Oar

Sweep Oar means: A long oar lashed to the stern of a boat, and used as a rudder.

Meaning of pan

pan means: To criticize severely. I'm just waiting for the right palooka to come along and sweep me off my feet.

Meaning of faire table rase

faire table rase means: make a clean sweep

Meaning of SEARCH AND CLEAR

SEARCH AND CLEAR means: offensive military operations to sweep through areas to locate and attack the enemy. Pg. 520

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: The pole or piece of timber moved on a fulcrum or post, used to lower and raise a bucket in a well for drawing water.

Meaning of Admiralty Sweep

Admiralty Sweep means: A large, cautious turn made to approach a gangway or to come alongside a vessel or jetty in a boat.

Meaning of palooka

palooka means: A strong male. I'm just waiting for the right palooka to come along and sweep me off my feet.

Meaning of Paravane

Paravane means: A device towed by a minesweeper as part of the minesweeping rig. The paravane is a slotted wing-like apparatus that serves to pull the sweep wire out at an angle.

Meaning of Rake

Rake means: To sweep or traverse with shot; to enfilade; spec. to send shot along (a ship) from stem to stern (in full to rake fore and aft).

Meaning of ZONE AND SWEEP

ZONE AND SWEEP means: artillery tactic/fire pattern to cover a target with an "X" pattern of fire.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: The compass of any turning body or of any motion; as, the sweep of a door; the sweep of the eye.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: To pass over, or traverse, with the eye or with an instrument of observation; as, to sweep the heavens with a telescope.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: Violent and general destruction; as, the sweep of an epidemic disease.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: The compass of anything flowing or brushing; as, the flood carried away everything within its sweep.

Meaning of Raff

Raff means: To sweep, snatch, draw, or huddle together; to take by a promiscuous sweep.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: Direction and extent of any motion not rectlinear; as, the sweep of a compass.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: The compass or range of a stroke; as, a long sweep.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: To draw or drag something over; as, to sweep the bottom of a river with a net.

Meaning of Swipe

Swipe means: A swape or sweep. See Sweep.

Meaning of Soup

Soup means: To sweep. See Sweep, and Swoop.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: To pass a broom across (a surface) so as to remove loose dirt, dust, etc.; to brush, or rub over, with a broom for the purpose of cleaning; as, to sweep a floor, the street, or a chimney. Used also figuratively.

Meaning of Sweep

Sweep means: To drive or carry along or off with a broom or a brush, or as if with a broom; to remove by, or as if by, brushing; as, to sweep dirt from a floor; the wind sweeps the snow from the hills; a freshet sweeps away a dam, timber, or rubbish; a pestilence sweeps off multitudes.

Meaning of Sweep-saw

Sweep-saw means: A bow-saw.

Meaning of Swept

Swept means: of Sweep

Meaning of Sweeping

Sweeping means: of Sweep

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Bagging

Bagging means: The act of putting anything into, or as into, a bag.

Meaning of Enginer

Enginer means: A contriver; an inventor; a contriver of engines.

Meaning of Excedent

Excedent means: Excess.

Meaning of Ruche

Ruche means: A pile of arched tiles, used to catch and retain oyster spawn.

Meaning of Somatology

Somatology means: A treatise on the human body; anatomy.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of LIFE PEER

LIFE PEER means: Life peer is London Cockney rhyming slang for a homosexual (queer).

Meaning of Kick up the ass (better than a)

Kick up the ass (better than a) means: dry sign of appreciation

Meaning of nug (also - nugs)

nug (also - nugs) means: n. High quality marijuana, usually dried out and shaped like a ‘nugget'.  "Wow, look at the size of that nug." 

Meaning of queg, quegg

queg, quegg means: (1) Someone who "looks like" a homosexual, used as"Look at the state of that; what a queg!" (2) Someone who has not yet developed pubic hair when all around him (or her) have.

Meaning of WHITE MOSQUITO

WHITE MOSQUITO means: cocaine

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