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sweeping

adjective
 
 
/ˈswiːpɪŋ/
[always before noun] affecting many things or people: sweeping changes/reformsBig and quite bigEnormous
sweeping statement/generalization something someone says that is very general and has not been carefully thought aboutComplete and wholeVery and extreme
Translations of “sweeping”
in Chinese (Traditional) 廣泛的, 影響廣泛的,大的…
in Russian радикальный…
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 Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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