EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BESOM
The young man has been a besom of fire and burnt up everything.
"Don't be trying to knock me down with your tex'es," said Thomas, shouldering his besom.
They've tongues as long as a besom's teal, and fingers as long to poke after 'em.
"Let a' trades live," quo' the wife when she burnt her besom.
We two will pull the state in pieces, and sweep away the laws as with a besom.
Gilmour dropped the besom and hit him a sounding thwack on the ear.
The besom and shovel and wheelbarrow are the only proper tools for doing this.
I would I had them here, I would trounce them with my besom handle.
You only require a besom and a purse, and a block of warehouses.
Its teeming population has been swept away by the besom of Jehovahs wrath.