carpet sweepernoun [ C ]uk /ˈkɑː.pɪt ˌswiː.pər/ us /ˈkɑːr.pɪt ˌswiː.pɚ/
Examples from literature
- In cleaning a room and its furniture, it is always best to use a carpet sweeper, a vacuum cleaner, or a damp cloth, as much as possible, the broom as little as may be, and the feather duster never.
- Piles of clothes to be mended, laundry to be put away, a mop and a carpet sweeper greeted me as I went in.
- The daily brushing up with broom or carpet sweeper removes the surface dirt, but sweeping day means a good "digging out."
- They are waxed a few times each year, and a little work each morning with dust mop and carpet sweeper keeps them in good order.