Meaning of “chimney sweep” in the English Dictionary

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"chimney sweep" in British English

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chimney sweepnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtʃɪm.ni ˌswiːp/ us /ˈtʃɪm.ni ˌswiːp/ informal sweep

a person whose job is to clean inside chimneys, usually using a set of brushes with a very long handle

(Definition of “chimney sweep” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)