What does swept mean?

Definitions for swept
swɛptswept

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. swept(adj)

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

How to pronounce swept?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say swept in sign language?

  1. swept

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. Carolyn Baylor-Giummo:

    I want to find the truth, i don't want this swept under the rug.

  2. David Lloyd George:

    Once blood is shed in a national quarrel reason and right are swept aside by the rage of angry men.

  3. Iran Clinton:

    Some of President Obama's aides in the White House were swept up in the drama and idealism of the moment.

  4. Texas Governor Greg Abbott:

    It's devastating to see what I saw on the Blanco River when this tidal wave of water just swept away neighborhoods.

  5. Ganesh Shankar Upadhyay:

    Workers here are interlinked like chains. We are being intelligent and not being swept in by their false propaganda.

Images & Illustrations of swept

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