(American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running around the end of the line
Winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge
1. A movement in an arc
2. A wide scope; SYN. expanse.
3. A long oar used in an open boat; SYN. sweep oar.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: swept).
1. To clean by sweeping.
2. To move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions; SYN. sail.
3. To sweep with a broom or as if with a broom; SYN. broom.
4. To win an overwhelming victory in or on.