What does sweeper mean?

Definitions for sweeper
?swi p?rsweep·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sweepernoun

    an employee who sweeps (floors or streets etc.)

  2. carpet sweeper, sweepernoun

    a cleaning implement with revolving brushes that pick up dirt as the implement is pushed over a carpet

  3. sweepernoun

    little-known nocturnal fish of warm shallow seas with an oblong compressed body


  1. sweepernoun

    One who sweeps floors or chimneys

  2. sweepernoun

    A detector (for mines)

  3. sweepernoun

    A small, tropical marine perciform fish of the family Pempheridae, typically with deeply keeled, compressed bodies and large eyes.

  4. sweepernoun

    A defender who is the last line of defence before the goalkeeper

  5. sweepernoun

    A person who sweeps the ice ahead of the rock in play.

  6. sweepernoun

    A batsman who plays sweep shots

  7. sweepernoun

    A fielding position along the boundary; a fielder in this position

  8. sweepernoun

    A tree that has fallen over a river with branches extending into the water.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sweepernoun

    one who, or that which, sweeps, or cleans by sweeping; a sweep; as, a carpet sweeper


  1. Sweeper

    Sweepers are small, tropical marine perciform fish of the family Pempheridae. Found in the western Atlantic Ocean and Indo-Pacific region, the family contains approximately 26 species in two genera. One species is the target of subsistence fisheries in Japan, where the fish is much enjoyed for its taste. Sweepers are occasionally kept in the marine aquarium.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweeper in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweeper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of sweeper in a Sentence

  1. AiR:

    We have a Choice: Either to be a Sweeper or a Seeker. The Sweeper just sweeps the material possessions off the Earth, but the Seeker seeks God.

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