sweeps in the Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary

Translations for sweeps in the English»French Dictionary (Go to French»English)

I.sweep [Brit swiːp, Am swip] NOUN

8. sweep → sweepstake

II.sweep <prét, part passé swept> [Brit swiːp, Am swip] VERB trans

3. sweep (move, push):

III.sweep <prét, part passé swept> [Brit swiːp, Am swip] VERB intr

1. sweep (clean) → sweep up

2. sweep (move with sweeping motion) lit, fig:

IV.sweep [Brit swiːp, Am swip]

See also sweep up, sweepstake

I.sweep along VERB [Brit swiːp -, Am swip -] (sweep [sb/sth] along)

I.sweep away VERB [Brit swiːp -, Am swip -] (sweep [sb/sth] away, sweep away [sb/sth])

I.sweep up VERB [Brit swiːp -, Am swip -] (sweep up)

II.sweep up VERB [Brit swiːp -, Am swip -] (sweep up [sth], sweep [sth] up)

I.sweep aside VERB [Brit swiːp -, Am swip -] (sweep [sb/sth] aside, sweep aside [sb/sth]) lit, fig

I.sweep out VERB [Brit swiːp -, Am swip -] (sweep [sth] out, sweep out [sth])

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Translations for sweeps in the French»English Dictionary (Go to English»French)

sweeps in the PONS Dictionary

Translations for sweeps in the English»French Dictionary (Go to French»English)

I.sweep <swept, swept> [swi:p] NOUN

2. sweep → chimney sweep

8. sweep inf (form of gambling) → sweepstake

II.sweep <swept, swept> [swi:p] VERB trans

III.sweep <swept, swept> [swi:p] VERB intr

See also chimney sweep, sweepstake

Translations for sweeps in the French»English Dictionary (Go to English»French)

sweeps Examples from the PONS Dictionary (editorially verified)

to sweep sth under the carpet [or a. Am rug] [or a. Aus mat]
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