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Detailed Translations for sweeping from English to Dutch


sweeping adj

  1. sweeping

Translation Matrix for sweeping:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- wholesale
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
vegend 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

sweeping form of sweep:

to sweep verb (sweeps, swept, sweeping)

  1. to sweep
    • vegen verb (veeg, veegt, veegde, veegden, geveegd)
  2. to sweep
    • bezemen verb (bezem, bezemt, bezemde, bezemden, gebezemd)
  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
- chimneysweep; chimneysweeper; end run; expanse; slam; sweep oar
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bezemen sweep
opschonen sweep clean up; groom
vegen sweep sweep away
- 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
  3. -
  1. zonder water schoonmaken met een borstel

Cross Translation:
sweep zwier Schwung — heftige, starke, zügige Bewegung
sweep bezemen; vegen; aanvegen; opvegen; schoonvegen balayernettoyer un lieu avec le balai.

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