Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “sweeping”

See all translations

sweeping

adjective
 
 
/ˈswiːpɪŋ/
[always before noun] affecting many things or people
радикальный
sweeping changes/reformsBig and quite bigEnormous
sweeping statement/generalization when someone says something that is very general and has not been carefully thought about
обобщающее заявление/широкое обобщение
Complete and wholeVery and extreme
Translations of “sweeping”
in Chinese (Traditional) 廣泛的, 影響廣泛的,大的…
in Turkish her şeyi herkesi etkisi altına alan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 广泛的, 影响广泛的,大的…
in Polish gruntowny, radykalny…
(Definition of sweeping from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “sweeping” in Russian

Definitions of “sweeping” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

christmassy

typical of Christmas, or happy because it is Christmas

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

tweleb noun

December 22, 2014
informal a Twitter celebrity; (more specifically, someone who has more than 1,000 followers on Twitter) There were a few old and a few new faces, including a tweleb or two. Expect to see and hear more from these cool kids.

Read More