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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. sweep: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. sweep: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. sweep: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. sweep: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. sweep, sweep: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. sweep: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. sweep: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Sweep: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. sweep: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. sweep: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. sweep: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. sweep: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. sweep (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. sweep: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. sweep: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. sweep: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. Sweep (Agricultural), Sweep (Transformers), Sweep (agricultural), Sweep (book series), Sweep (disambiguation), Sweep (film), Sweep (fish), Sweep (football play), Sweep (grappling), Sweep (guitar), Sweep (horse), Sweep (martial arts), Sweep (motorcycle), Sweep (puppet), Sweep (rowing), Sweep (software), Sweep (sports), Sweep, The Sweep: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. sweep: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  19. Sweep: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. sweep: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. sweep: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. sweep: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. sweep: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. SWEEP: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  25. Sweep: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  26. sweep: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. sweep: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. sweep: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. sweep: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. sweep: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. sweep: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Sweep: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. Sweep: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  3. sweep: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  4. sweep: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sweep: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sweep: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. SWEEP, SWEEP, SWEEP: Terminology and Descriptions of Geneaological Words [home, info]
  2. SWEEP: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. sweep: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sweep: The Folk File [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Sweep: Card Games [home, info]
  2. sweep, sweep, sweep: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  3. Sweep: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. Sweep: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. sweep: Locksmith Dictionary [home, info]
  3. sweep: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]
  4. sweep: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  5. Sweep: Chemical Fact Sheet [home, info]
  6. sweep: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  7. Sweep: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  8. Sweep: Electrical Engineering Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (sweep)

noun:  a movement in an arc ("A sweep of his arm")
noun:  a long oar used in an open boat
noun:  a wide scope ("The sweep of the plains")
noun:  (American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running around the end of the line
noun:  winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge
noun:  someone who cleans soot from chimneys
verb:  cover the entire range of
verb:  win an overwhelming victory in or on
verb:  sweep with a broom or as if with a broom ("Sweep the crumbs off the table")
verb:  clean by sweeping ("Please sweep the floor")
verb:  move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions
verb:  make a big sweeping gesture or movement
verb:  sweep across or over
verb:  force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action
verb:  to cover or extend over an area or time period
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #49132)

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