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See definition of unswept on Dictionary.com
  • as indirty
  • as industy
  • as inuncleanly

synonyms for unswept

  • contaminated
  • crummy
  • disheveled
  • dusty
  • filthy
  • greasy
  • grimy
  • messy
  • muddy
  • murky
  • nasty
  • polluted
  • sloppy
  • stained
  • unkempt
  • bedraggled
  • begrimed
  • black
  • defiled
  • disarrayed
  • foul
  • fouled
  • smudged
  • spattered
  • spotted
  • sullied
  • cruddy
  • dreggy
  • dungy
  • grubby
  • grungy
  • icky
  • lousy
  • mucky
  • scummy
  • scuzzy
  • slatternly
  • slimy
  • slovenly
  • sooty
  • squalid
  • straggly
  • undusted
  • unhygienic
  • unlaundered
  • unsanitary
  • unsightly
  • untidy
  • unwashed
  • yucky

antonyms for unswept

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  • bright
  • clean
  • clear
  • ordered
  • orderly
  • sterile
  • neat
  • spotless
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    How to use unswept in a sentence

    The universe had an uncared-for, unswept appearance, like a house surprised at dawn, before the housemaids are up.
    JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    An angel in theory, the corporeal woman is soundly rated if dinner is late, or a room unswept.
    ALONEMARION HARLAND
    Old carpets, the sleeping places of cats or dogs or any dirty unswept corner may hold the eggs of the flea.
    A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
    If dust is to be raised from the unswept parlour, you may be sure it will “fly abundantly” in the picture.
    THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. XXII (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
    The pathway was unswept, the clove pinks streeling over the neat box borders.
    JASPER LYLEHARRIET WARD
    Scantily furnished with a few cast-off pieces of rickety furniture, the floor was unswept and the windows dirty.
    DAN CARTER AND THE RIVER CAMPMILDRED A. WIRT
    Ten nights I crossed the unswept floor that threatened at every step to precipitate me into the reading-room below.
    SUMMER CRUISING IN THE SOUTH SEASCHARLES WARREN STODDARD
    The main staircase and parlor hall were unswept because of the absence of the regular scrub-woman.
    JENNIE GERHARDTTHEODORE DREISER
    She had left the house as it was—beds unmade, rooms unswept, breakfast table uncleared.
    CHEERFUL--BY REQUESTEDNA FERBER
    It had a neglected appearance, for the porch was unswept, the walk a mass of weeds, and grass grew high over the graves.
    THE JOLLIEST TERM ON RECORDANGELA BRAZIL
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