remove loose dirt, dust, etc. with a brush or broom; clean in this
pass over (as if) to examine or survey
an act of sweeping
a long swinging movement of the arm with a weapon, etc.
an act of moving out over a broad area to search, attack
a long curved line or area of country
"the sweep of the plains"
"a sweep of his arm"
"Her long skirt brushed the floor"
"A gasp swept cross the audience"
"The diva swept into the room"
"Shreds of paper sailed through the air"
"The searchlights swept across the sky"
"Sweep the crumbs off the table"
"Sweep under the bed"
"They were swept up by the events"
"don't drag me into this business"
"Rivers traverse the valley floor"
"The parking lot spans 3 acres"
"The novel spans three centuries"
"Please sweep the floor"
"Her new show dog swept all championships"
The noiseless sweep by of the large white owl.
出自： A. Marsh
The first sweep of royal fury being past.
The wind had full sweep.
出自： U. Sinclair
Spider-webs..which we have swept away.
出自： R. Bagot
小舟张起全部风帆在和风中轻快地前进。 sweep sb/sth ⇔ along
The wind swept us along towards the shore.
The current swept the logs along.
水流冲走了木材。 sweep sb ⇔ along
The speaker had the ability to sweep his listeners along with him.
这栋房子的另一部分向后拐向花园。 sweep sth ⇔ back
She swept her hair back with her free hand.
突然吹起一阵风,刮进一堆树叶来。 sweep in
Peter swept in, with his dignity and insolence.
She swept in like a queen.
她昂然走了进来,像女王一般。 sweep in
Labour swept in on a tide of discontent over rising prices.
工党在对物价上涨不满的浪潮声中轻而易举地当选了。 sweep sth ⇔ in
Did you see the amount of money that player swept in after the last game?
把落叶扫到墙角去,那儿不会被人注意。 sweep into sth
They swept into the hall, preceded by trumpeters.
Joining Ulysses and his men, they swept into Troy, killing and burning as they went.
The wind swept his hat off.
风吹掉了他的帽子。 sweep sb/sth ⇔ off
The epidemic swept off most of the villagers.
This room needs to be well swept out.
这个房间需要好好清扫一番。 sweep out (of sth)
He swept out in a fury.
Without a word, she turned and swept out of the room.
Uncontrollable anger swept over Jim when he learned how Mary had been treated.
别忘记打扫床的下面。 sweep sth under sth
The servant had a lazy habit of sweeping the dust under the edge of the mat.
仆人有个偷懒的习惯,只扫蹭鞋垫边缘底下的尘土。 sweep sth under the carpet
We have made a serious mistake, and have no intention of sweeping it under the carpet.
I don't think it can be swept under the carpet, everyone should be told.
Unpleasant episodes in his early career were swept under the carpet.
The poor women of the area were employed to sweep up after office hours.
该地区的贫苦妇女们被雇来每天下班后打扫卫生。 sweep sth ⇔ up
The students stirred up much dust when they swept up the fallen leaves.
Who will sweep up the rubbish after the party?
Did you sweep up all the broken glass?