Adjective "Sweeping" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Sweeping


    Definition:

    1. of wide range or scope.

    2. moving or passing about over a wide area: a sweeping glance.

    3. moving, driving, or passing steadily and forcibly on.

    4. (of the outcome of a contest) decisive; overwhelming; complete: a sweeping victory. noun

    5. the act of a person or thing that sweeps.

    6. sweepings, matter swept out or up, as dust, refuse, etc.

    Examples:

    "submissions can be sweeping in effects."

    "people can be sweeping in judgements."

    "reforms can be sweeping."

    "changes can be sweeping."

    "powers can be sweeping."

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