What does swept mean?

Definitions for swept
swɛptswept

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sweptadjective

    possessing sweep

    "the sleek swept wings of the plane"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swept

    of Sweep

  2. Swept

    imp. & p. p. of Sweep

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Swept

    swept, pa.t. and pa.p. of sweep.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'swept' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4331

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swept in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swept in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of swept in a Sentence

  1. Jennifer Kelly:

    I feel like they [ Tabuk police ] are covering something up, we just don’t want to see this go away and be swept under the rug.

  2. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus:

    Time is a sort of river of passing events, and strong is its current no sooner is a thing brought to sight than it is swept by and another takes its place, and this too will be swept away.

  3. Jang Dong-won:

    I once dreamed that relatives of those who died came to kill the survivors. one child missed a friend's hands as the person was swept away by waves.

  4. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside.

  5. Anish Yadav:

    We woke up to people screaming for help, the water had risen to our heads... and I saw people being swept away with the water with my own eyes.

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    (law) the act of substituting of one creditor for another
    • A. sapling
    • B. macron
    • C. maculation
    • D. subrogation

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