It is much too early to tell where the change that sweeps the Arab world will end.
We fully expect a Huckabee-Sarandon in-the-octogon deathmatch before sweeps ends.
The pulses are from a beam of light produced by the intense magnetic field, which sweeps across Earth as the neutron star rotates.
Sophisticated, nuanced, melodious pop music, that sweeps you away.
Well, sweeps month is coming up, so they could do a crossover appearance and just drop in on Ugly Betty in New York.
Next come the air sound wave and finally the great sea wave; which, rushing in on the shore, sweeps nearly everything before it.
He springs forward, he louts low and sweeps upwards with Whitefire.
sweeps out Chauncey's fleet, circles up to Fort George with one hundred scows in tow, carrying fifty soldiers each.
Two sweeps of those jaws and he and Jim would lie in halves.
sweeps in pride his sounding chariot till it almost seems to fly, Arjun lords it o'er the battle like the comet in the sky!
c.1300, perhaps from a past tense form of Middle English swope "sweep," from Old English swapan "to sweep" (transitive & intransitive); see swoop. Related: Swept; sweeping.
: a bunch of mealy-mouthed wimps who'd break bread with Adolf fucking Hitler if it meant some kind of rating during sweeps week
Audience ratings and their announcement: She plans to stay through the May ratings ''sweeps'' (1980s+ Television)
[perhaps fr sweepstakes]
The winning of a tournament, series, etc, without losing a single game: He took the match in a sweep, straight sets (1940s+ Sports)
: The Giants swept the World Series that year