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Detailed Translations for sweeping from English to Spanish


sweeping adj

  1. sweeping

Translation Matrix for sweeping:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- wholesale
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
barriendo sweeping
escobando sweeping
limpiando sweeping

Related Words for "sweeping":

Synonyms for "sweeping":

Related Definitions for "sweeping":

  1. ignoring distinctions1
    • sweeping generalizations1
  2. taking in or moving over (or as if over) a wide area; often used in combination1
    • a sweeping glance1
    • a wide-sweeping view of the river1
  3. the act of cleaning with a broom1

Wiktionary Translations for sweeping:

Cross Translation:
sweeping arrollador durchschlagend — sehr groß, bedeutsam
sweeping barrido; barredura balayageaction de balayer.


to sweep verb (sweeps, swept, sweeping)

  1. to sweep
  2. to sweep
  3. to sweep
    – To undertake e-mail cleanup actions in Hotmail via the Sweep menu. 2

Conjugations for sweep:

  1. sweep
  2. sweep
  3. sweeps
  4. sweep
  5. sweep
  6. sweep
simple past
  1. swept
  2. swept
  3. swept
  4. swept
  5. swept
  6. swept
present perfect
  1. have swept
  2. have swept
  3. has swept
  4. have swept
  5. have swept
  6. have swept
past continuous
  1. was sweeping
  2. were sweeping
  3. was sweeping
  4. were sweeping
  5. were sweeping
  6. were sweeping
  1. shall sweep
  2. will sweep
  3. will sweep
  4. shall sweep
  5. will sweep
  6. will sweep
continuous present
  1. am sweeping
  2. are sweeping
  3. is sweeping
  4. are sweeping
  5. are sweeping
  6. are sweeping
  1. be swept
  2. be swept
  3. be swept
  4. be swept
  5. be swept
  6. be swept
  1. sweep!
  2. let's sweep!
  3. swept
  4. sweeping
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for sweep:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
cepillar planing down
frotar scrubbing
limpiar dust; remove; scrubbing; wipe off
- chimneysweep; chimneysweeper; end run; expanse; slam; sweep oar
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
barrer sweep blot out; brush away; brush clean; delete; direct; eliminate; erase; guide; lead; point the direction; rub out; sweep along; sweep away; sweep up; wipe; wipe away; wipe out
cepillar sweep brush; plane down; shave off; skin; wipe off
frotar sweep brush up; buff; doll up; grate; polish; pound; rub in; rub smooth; scour; scrape; scratch; scratch off; screech; scrub; smooth; spread; spruce up; trick up
limpiar sweep blot out; brush up; buff; clean; clean out; clean up; clear; clear out; cure; delete; do odd jobs; doll up; eliminate; empty; erase; finish; give a good cleaning; groom; gut and cure; polish; remove; rub out; rub smooth; spruce up; tidy out; tidy up; trick up; wash; wipe; wipe off; wipe out
- broom; brush; cross; drag; drag in; embroil; sail; span; sweep up; swing; swing out; tangle; traverse
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- clean

Related Words for "sweep":

Synonyms for "sweep":

Related Definitions for "sweep":

  1. a movement in an arc1
    • a sweep of his arm1
  2. (American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running around the end of the line1
  3. a long oar used in an open boat1
  4. a wide scope1
    • the sweep of the plains1
  5. winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge1
  6. someone who cleans soot from chimneys1
  7. win an overwhelming victory in or on1
    • Her new show dog swept all championships1
  8. sweep with a broom or as if with a broom1
  9. clean by sweeping1
    • Please sweep the floor1
  10. make a big sweeping gesture or movement1
  11. move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions1
    • The diva swept into the room1
    • The searchlights swept across the sky1
  12. sweep across or over1
    • A gasp swept cross the audience1
  13. force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action1
    • They were swept up by the events1
  14. to cover or extend over an area or time period1
  15. cover the entire range of1
  16. To undertake e-mail cleanup actions in Hotmail via the Sweep menu.2

Wiktionary Translations for sweep:

  1. to clean using a broom or brush
  2. to search methodically

Cross Translation:
sweep limpiachimeneas; deshollinador Rauchfangkehrerösterreichisch: ein Schornsteinfeger
sweep barrer balayernettoyer un lieu avec le balai.

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