Definitions For Sweeping


  • The act of cleaning with a broom
  • An act of cleaning an area with a broom or brush


  • Ignoring distinctions
  • Taking in or moving over (or as if over) a wide area; often used in combination

Is Sweeping a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Sweeping is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sweeping in a Sentence

  • The porch needs a good sweeping.
  • A sweeping view of the valley
  • He dismissed the idea with a sweeping motion of his arm.

Synonyms for Sweeping

Antonyms for Sweeping

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