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sweep

synonym (synonym of sweep)

  • (noun.attribute)
    a wide scope (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who cleans soot from chimneys (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.event)
    winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a long oar used in an open boat (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running around the end of the line (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    sweep across or over (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    sweep with a broom or as if with a broom (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    to cover or extend over an area or time period (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    make a big sweeping gesture or movement (verb.contact)
     

also (also)

hypernym (sweep IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running around the end of the line (noun.act)
    (American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team (noun.act)
     
  • a long oar used in an open boat (noun.artifact)
    an implement used to propel or steer a boat (noun.artifact)
     
  • a movement in an arc (noun.act)
    a change of position that does not entail a change of location (noun.act)
     
  • a wide scope (noun.attribute)
    an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: (noun.attribute)
     
  • clean by sweeping (verb.contact)
    make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from (verb.contact)
     
  • force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action (verb.stative)
    engage as a participant (verb.stative)
     
  • make a big sweeping gesture or movement (verb.contact)
    handle effectively (verb.contact)
     
  • move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions (verb.motion)
    move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion (verb.motion)
     
  • someone who cleans soot from chimneys (noun.person)
    someone whose occupation is cleaning (noun.person)
     
  • sweep with a broom or as if with a broom (verb.contact)
    rub with a circular motion (verb.contact)
     
  • to cover or extend over an area or time period (verb.stative)
    span an interval of distance, space or time (verb.stative)
     
  • win an overwhelming victory in or on (verb.competition)
    be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious (verb.competition)
     
  • winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge (noun.event)
    a successful ending of a struggle or contest (noun.event)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF sweep relation)

  • cover the entire range of (verb.stative)
    sweep the length of (verb.stative)
     
  • move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions (verb.motion)
    sweep majestically (verb.motion)
     
  • winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge (noun.event)
    winning all of the tricks in a hand of bridge (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    winning all but one of the tricks in a hand of bridge (noun.event)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.act)
    any of various card games based on whist for four players (noun.act)
     

verb group (sweep is verb group of ....)

  • clean by sweeping (verb.contact)
    sweep with a broom or as if with a broom (verb.contact)
     
  • move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions (verb.motion)
    sweep across or over (verb.motion)
     
  • sweep across or over (verb.motion)
    touch lightly and briefly (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions (verb.motion)
     
  • sweep with a broom or as if with a broom (verb.contact)
    clean by sweeping (verb.contact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from sweep)

  • a movement in an arc (noun.act)
    make a big sweeping gesture or movement (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    sweep across or over (verb.motion)
     
  • a wide scope (noun.attribute)
    to cover or extend over an area or time period (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    cover the entire range of (verb.stative)
     
  • clean by sweeping (verb.contact)
    someone who cleans soot from chimneys (noun.person)
     
  • force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action (verb.stative)
    an intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation (noun.state)
     
  • make a big sweeping gesture or movement (verb.contact)
    a sweeping blow or stroke (noun.act)
     
  • move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions (verb.motion)
    a movement in an arc (noun.act)
     
  • sweep with a broom or as if with a broom (verb.contact)
    the act of cleaning with a broom (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a cleaning implement for sweeping; bundle of straws or twigs attached to a long handle (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a cleaning implement with revolving brushes that pick up dirt as the implement is pushed over a carpet (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.person)
    an employee who sweeps (floors or streets etc.) (noun.person)
     
  • to cover or extend over an area or time period (verb.stative)
    the distance or interval between two points (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    a wide scope (noun.attribute)
     

domain category (sweep is domain category of ....)

  • (American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running around the end of the line (noun.act)
    a game played by two teams of 11 players on a rectangular field 100 yards long; teams try to get possession of the ball and advance it across the oppo more.. (noun.act)
     
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