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Turkish translation of “sweep”

sweep

verb     /swiːp/ (past tense and past participle swept)
CLEAN [I, T] ( also sweep up) B2 to clean the floor using a brush
süpürmek, silmek
She's just swept the floor . He swept up the pieces of broken glass (= removed them from the floor with a brush ).Cleaning and tidying places and things
be swept along/away, etc B2 to be pushed or carried along, often by something strong which you cannot control
sürüklenmek, alıp götürülmek, önüne katıp götürülmek; silinmek; süpürülmek
Many trees were swept away in the flood .Pushing and shovingMoving quickly
AFFECT [I, T] to quickly affect a large area
süratle yayılmak, çarçabuk etkisi altına almak
The disease is sweeping the country . Panic swept through the crowd .Spreading and scattering
sweep along/into/past, etc to move quickly , especially in a way that shows you think you are important
bir hışımla hareket etmek/kalkmak; çalımla geçmek
She swept past me in the corridor .Moving quickly
(Definition of sweep verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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