Synonyms for Sweep:
n.wriggle, twirl, spin, swirl, twist, whirl, about-face, revolution, turn, rotation. check on, stare, look, look around, survey, take in, examine, gaze, see, inspect. transfer, roll, manhandle, pass, shunt, take, advance, budge, propel, guide. bevy, bank, assembly, assortment, batch, battery, agglomeration, arsenal, bale, assemblage. carry off, award, walk away with, letter, crown, walk off with, recapture. be quick on your feet, race, gallop, hasten, speed, surge, charge, dart, outpace, fly. casino, fruit machine, die, dice, bingo, craps. romp, upset, double, thrashing, walkover, winning streak, victory, record. clean up, clean out, pick up after, sort out, clear out, pick up, straighten up. detoxification, polish, purification, treatment, rub. open water, sound, inlet, lagoon, Narrows, groundwater, channel, field, neck, ground. chimney sweep, housekeeper, cleaning lady, deckhand, housemaid, maid, chambermaid, charwoman, domestic, cleaner. mop up, notch up, romp ahead, triumph, conquer, clinch, win, be placed first/second etc., wrap up. search out, seek out, probe, scavenge, look out for, pick through, go through, hunt down, search, look for. spread-out, run, fan out, permeate, spill over, sprawl, diffuse, disperse, pervade, distribute. zip, whip, shove, skim, whisk, zap, flick, fling, slide, pop. prowl, scouting, hunt, rummage, trawl, wild-goose chase, tracking, hunting. •curve (noun)
course, swing, progress, movement, bend, curve.
•range, extent (noun)
breadth, compass, length, span, scope.
cross, slam, expanse, sweep up, span, drag in, broom, chimneysweeper, drag, swing out, swing, sail, traverse, chimneysweep, end run, embroil, sweep oar, tangle.
v.•brush off, away (verb)
broom, clean, clear, tidy, scrub.
clean, tidy, order, clear, filter, purge, sterilize, purify, cleanse, wash, neaten, Disinfect, launder, sanitize, scrub, wipe.
bow, bend, hang, sag, curve, crook, arch, round, hook, swerve, camber.
•fly, glide (verb)
skim, pass, sail.
romp ahead, hasten, notch up. detoxification, carry off, walk away with, purification, movement, walk off with, recapture. clinch. compass, letter. conquer, scope, treatment, wrap up, win. crown, polish, rub, award. sort out. pick up. take. •clean