sweep the table
phrasal see sweep the board

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • sweep the board — or sweep the table phrasal 1. to win all the bets on the table 2. to win everything ; beat all competitors …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • To sweep the deck — Deck Deck, n. [D. dek. See {Deck}, v.] 1. The floorlike covering of the horizontal sections, or compartments, of a ship. Small vessels have only one deck; larger ships have two or three decks. [1913 Webster] Note: The following are the more… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The King of Love — is an Italian fairy tale collected by Thomas Frederick Crane in Italian Popular Tales . [Thomas Frederick Crane, Italian Popular Tales , [http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/eastsunwestmoon/stories/kinglove.html The King of Love ] ] It is Aarne… …   Wikipedia

  • The Shepherdess and the Chimney Sweep — Infobox Book | name = The Shepherdess and the Chimney Sweep title orig = Hyrdinden og Skorstensfejeren translator = image caption = Vilhelm Pedersen illustration author = Hans Christian Andersen country = Denmark language = Danish series = genre …   Wikipedia

  • sweep — I. verb (swept; sweeping) Etymology: Middle English swepen; akin to Old English swāpan to sweep, Old High German sweifen to wander Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. a. to remove from a surface with or as if with a broom or brush < swept the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • The Holocaust — Holocaust and Shoah redirect here. For other uses, see Holocaust (disambiguation) and Shoah (disambiguation). Selection on …   Wikipedia

  • The Man in Grey (novel) — Infobox Book | name = The Man in Grey title orig = translator = image caption = Cover of the 1918 First Edition author = Baroness Orczy illustrator = cover artist = country = UK language = English series = genre = Historical novel publisher =… …   Wikipedia

  • The Steadfast Tin Soldier — Infobox Book | name = The Steadfast Tin Soldier title orig = Den Standhaftige Tinsoldat translator = image caption = Illustration by Vilhelm Pedersen author = Hans Christian Andersen country = Denmark language = Danish series = genre = Fairy tale …   Wikipedia

  • The Crystal Maze — Series 1–2 logo (top) Series 3–6 logo (bottom) Genre Adventure game show …   Wikipedia

  • The Old Timers — is a rare, privately printed book published in 1957 by the school teacher, map maker, publisher and author J.L. Carr during his second visit to teach at a public school in Huron, South Dakota, U.S.A. At the age of 25 years, after training as a… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”