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See definition of sweeper on Dictionary.com
  • as inbroom
  • as inbrush
  • as inchimney sweep
  • as injanitor
  • as inmop

synonyms for sweeper

  • mop
  • besom
  • swab
  • whisk
  • carpet sweeper
  • feather duster
  • floor brush
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How to use sweeper in a sentence

It's as if my friend's afraid to be away from her for any length of time outside of work, even to move her car across the street for the street sweeper.
CAROLYN HAX: A FRIEND IS TIGHTLY TETHERED TO HER DAUGHTERCAROLYN HAXMARCH 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The transportation staff had moved some of the snow plows, pick-up trucks, street sweepers and other pieces of equipment normally stored in the garage to make room for the clinic.
HOW DRIVE-THROUGH COVID-19 VACCINE CLINICS COULD HELP INOCULATE THE U.S.ALICE PARKDECEMBER 30, 2020TIME
Then you have these mechanical sweepers that basically sweep all the nuts off the ground and into windrows, about three feet wide, all in a big, long line on both sides of each tree.
THE MACHINES THAT GET WALNUTS FROM TREES TO YOUR MOUTHKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Mr. King and Mr. Lewis walking together in Birmingham, a chimney sweeper and his boy passed them.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
A curious incident: during the night a Fleet-sweeper tied up alongside, full of wounded, chiefly Australians.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
A beau highwayman and a miserable chimney sweeper were to be hanged together at Newgate for their respective deserts.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
His back turned toward me, head bent, he hurriedly plies the broom with the quick, short stroke of the one-armed sweeper.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
I say, very nearly knocking down the old sweeper who was hobbling away as fast as posibil.
MEMOIRS OF MR. CHARLES J. YELLOWPLUSHWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
She found herself dressed out in sweeper's rags, and once more, broom in hand, standing on her corner.
THE GREEN FOREST FAIRY BOOKLORETTA ELLEN BRADY
Then when he met a little Crossing Sweeper standing broom in hand, Sweep would fling a handful of pennies to the little creature.
THE GREEN FOREST FAIRY BOOKLORETTA ELLEN BRADY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SWEEPER

  • besom
  • carpet sweeper
  • feather duster
  • floor brush
  • mop
  • swab
  • sweeper
  • whisk
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.