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[swee-pee] /ˈswi pi/
adjective, sweepier, sweepiest.
Origin of sweepy
1690-1700; sweep1 + -y1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • But at last I got it done, and Rowley stood up with rather a red face from tacking the sweepy, lacey thing that had come undone.

    The Girls and I Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
  • Nothing could be discovered upon it, but a labyrinth of wavy and sweepy lines.

    David Elginbrod George MacDonald

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