Definition of "sweepers" [sweepers]

  • Plural form of sweeper. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sweepers" in a sentence
  • "Of all the tunes played by the boatswain's pipe, that which calls the sweepers is the most frequently heard."
  • ""We are called sweepers, and Muslims do not like to share their meals with us," said 18-year-old Joseph Messieh, one of the worshippers at St. Peter's."
  • "Larger than the so-called sweepers, they were nevertheless more of that sort-tenders of Castledown rather than defenders."