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noun sweep pronunciation in British English /swiːp/
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  1. 1
    [countable] [usually singular] a long wide curved area of land or water
    Not far away was the great sweep of the Radnor Forest.
  2. 2
    [countable] a long smooth curved movement
    sweep of: He threw the gun aside with a sweep of his arm.
  3. 3
    [singular] a range of different things that together form a larger unit
    sweep of: the broad sweep of history
  4. 6
    [singular] an act of sweeping something
    She gave the floor a quick sweep.

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