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sweep

US [swip]
UK [swiːp]
  • v.扫;打扫;清扫;清除
  • n.扫;打扫;清扫;掠
  • Web扫描;扫掠;扫除
Past Tense:swept  Simple Present:sweeps  Present Participle:sweeping  
Sweep
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v.
用刷子或手with brush or hand
1.
[t][i]
扫;打扫;清扫to clean a room, surface, etc. using a broom (= a type of brush on a long handle)
to sweep the floor
清扫地板
The showroom had been emptied and swept clean.
陈列室已经清理出来,打扫干净了。
2.
[t]
~ sth + adv./prep.
扫去;清除to remove sth from a surface using a brush, your hand, etc.
She swept the crumbs into the wastebasket.
她把面包屑扫进废纸篓里。
He swept the leaves up into a pile.
他把树叶扫成一堆。
快速╱猛烈移动move quickly/with force
3.
[t]
~ sb/sth + adv./prep.
(迅猛地)推送,吹走,冲走,带走to move or push sb/sth suddenly and with a lot of force
The little boat was swept out to sea.
小船被吹到大海里去了。
She let herself be swept along by the crowd.
她任由自己被人流挟裹着前行。
4.
[i][t]
猛烈吹过;掠过;席卷;横扫to move suddenly and/or with force over an area or in a particular direction
Rain swept in through the broken windows.
雨水从破窗户灌进屋内。
Strong winds regularly sweep the islands.
这些岛上经常刮大风。
of a person
5.
[i]
+ adv./prep.
步态轻盈地走;大模大样地走to move quickly and/or smoothly, especially in a way that impresses or is intended to impress other people
Without another word she swept out of the room.
她再没说话,大模大样地走出房间。
He swept into the lead with an almost perfect performance.
他以几近完美的表现跨入领先位置。
6.
[t]
~ sth + adv./prep.
挥动,舞动(手、臂等)to move sth, especially your hand or arm, quickly and smoothly in a particular direction
He rushed to greet her, sweeping his arms wide.
他张开双臂舞动着,冲过去迎接她。
感受of feelings
7.
[i]
+ adv./prep.
突然袭来to suddenly affect sb strongly
A wave of tiredness swept over her.
她感到浑身疲惫。
Memories came sweeping back.
往事倏地又浮现在脑海中。
思想;时尚of ideas/fashions
8.
[i][t]
迅速传播to spread quickly
Rumours of his resignation swept through the company.
他辞职的传言在全公司传播开了。
the latest craze sweeping America
风靡美国的最新时尚
扫视;掠过look/move over area
9.
[i][t]
扫视;掠过;搜索to move over an area, especially in order to look for sth
His eyes swept around the room.
他把房间扫视了一遍。
Searchlights swept the sky.
探照灯在空中扫来扫去。
轻触表面touch surface
10.
[t]
~ sth
(使)轻轻掠过,轻轻擦过to move, or move sth, over a surface, touching it lightly
Her dress swept the ground as she walked.
她行走时衣裙拖在地上。
头发hair
11.
[t]
~ sth + adv./prep.
梳;刷;掠to brush, comb , etc. your hair in a particular direction
Her hair was swept back from her face.
她的头发是从前边往后梳的。
地貌of landscape
12.
[i]
+ adv./prep.
蜿蜒;呈缓坡延伸to form a long smooth curve
The hotel gardens sweep down to the beach.
旅馆的花园呈缓坡一直延伸到海滩。
体育运动in sport
13.
[t]
~ sth
(在系列比赛中)获得全部胜利,囊括各项冠军to win all the games in a series of games against another team or all the parts of a contest
The Blue Jays have a chance to sweep the series.
蓝鸟队有机会横扫系列赛。
New Jersey swept Detroit last season.
在上个赛季,新泽西队全胜底特律队。
IDM
sweep the board
(在比赛中)囊括所有奖项to win all the prizes, etc. in a competition
sweep sb off their feet
使某人立刻迷上自己;使某人对自己一见倾心to make sb fall suddenly and deeply in love with you
sweep (sb) to power
(使某人)以压倒性优势在选举中获胜to win an election by a large number of votes; to make sb win an election with a large number of votes
Obama swept to victory in 2008.
奥巴马在 2008 年轻松取胜。
sweep to victory
轻易赢得(竞赛)to win a contest easily
Obama swept to victory in 2008.
奥巴马在 2008 年轻松取胜。
sweep sth under the carpet
掩盖某事to try to stop people from finding out about sth wrong, illegal, embarrassing, etc. that has happened or that you have done
n.
用刷子with brush
1.
[c][ususing]
扫;打扫;清扫an act of cleaning a room, surface, etc. using a broom
Give the room a good sweep.
把房间好好打扫一下。
挥动curving movement
2.
[c]
挥动;掠a smooth curving movement
He indicated the door with a sweep of his arm.
他一挥胳膊指向门。
地貌landscape
3.
[c][ususing]
(道路、河流、海岸等)一长段,绵延弯曲的地带,呈缓坡状的地带a long, often curved, piece of road, river, coast, etc.
the broad sweep of white cliffs around the bay
环绕海湾的一片白色悬崖
范围range
4.
[u]
广泛性;广博的范围;广度the range of an idea, a piece of writing, etc. that considers many different things
Her book covers the long sweep of the country's history.
她的著作涵盖了该国漫长的历史。
巡行;搜索movement/search over area
5.
[c]
巡行;搜索;扫荡a movement over an area, for example in order to search for sth or attack sth
The rescue helicopter made another sweep over the bay.
救援直升机在海湾上空又搜索了一遍。
体育运动in sport
6.
[c]
(两支球队对赛其中一方)全胜的一系列比赛;囊括冠军a series of games that a team wins against another team; the fact of winning all the parts of a contest
a World Series sweep
在世界职业棒球系列赛中囊括冠军
电视television
7.
[pl]
收视率调查(电视台为查明节目受欢迎度,尤为计算广告费)a time when television companies examine their programmes to find out which ones are the most popular, especially in order to calculate advertising rates

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