sweep verb translate English to Turkish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "sweep" - English-Turkish dictionary

See all translations

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 Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “sweep” in Turkish

Definitions of “sweep” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
child benefit

money received regularly by families from the government to help pay for the costs of taking care of children

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More