sweepings

  • 1 Sweepings — Sweep ings, n. pl. Things collected by sweeping; rubbish; as, the sweepings of a street. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 sweepings — noun (plural) dirt, dust etc that is left to be swept up: a pile of sweepings …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 sweepings — šiukšlės statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Smulkios buitinės, žemės ūkio ar kitokios atliekos. atitikmenys: angl. sweepings vok. Müllmengen, f; Müllschutt, m rus. мусор, m; сор, m …

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  • 4 sweepings — noun That which is swept up …

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  • 5 sweepings — Synonyms and related words: afterglow, afterimage, balance, bones, butt, butt end, candle ends, chaff, culm, deadwood, debris, detritus, dishwater, draff, dregs, dust, end, fag end, filings, fossil, garbage, gash, hogwash, holdover, husks,… …

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  • 6 sweepings — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. dirt, litter, refuse; see filth , trash 1 , 2 …

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  • 7 sweepings — sweep|ings [ˈswi:pıŋz] n [plural] dirt, dust etc that is left to be swept up …

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  • 8 sweepings — n. dust and dirt that has been swept up with a broom …

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  • 9 sweepings — dirt or refuse collected by sweeping. → sweeping …

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  • 10 sweepings — n. pl. Refuse, offscourings, dirt, rubbish …

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  • 11 Joseph Aspdin — (December? 1778 – 20 March 1855) was a British cement manufacturer who obtained the patent for Portland cement on 21 October 1824.Joseph Aspdin (or Aspden) was the eldest of the six children of Thomas Aspdin, a bricklayer living in the Hunslet… …

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  • 12 Helen Mack — (born November 12 1913, Rock Island, Illinois died August 13 1986, Beverly Hills, California) is one of the earliest examples of pioneering women who were successful in the entertainment industry, first as a performer and then orchestrating… …

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  • 13 Achtsamkeitsmeditation — Das „Haus der Stille“ in Roseburg bei Hamburg, im Naturpark Lauenburgische Seen. Es ist das älteste bis heute bestehende buddhistische Retreatzentrum Deutschlands (seit 1960). Dort finden vor allem Vipassanā Kurse statt, die bekannte …

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  • 14 Vipassanâ-ñâna — Das „Haus der Stille“ in Roseburg bei Hamburg, im Naturpark Lauenburgische Seen. Es ist das älteste bis heute bestehende buddhistische Retreatzentrum Deutschlands (seit 1960). Dort finden vor allem Vipassanā Kurse statt, die bekannt …

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  • 15 Стюарт, Глория — Глория Стюарт Gloria Stuart …

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  • 16 ǽfyrmþa — f pl sweepings, rubbish, ablutions, the sweepings of a house, the refuse of things or things of no value …

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  • 17 Uncleanness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Uncleanness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 uncleanness uncleanness &c.???adj. Sgm: N 1 impurity impurity Sgm: N 1 immundity immundity immundicity Sgm: N 1 impurity impurity &c.???of mind ???>961 …

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  • 18 Raff — Raff, n. 1. A promiscuous heap; a jumble; a large quantity; lumber; refuse. A raff of errors. Barrow. [1913 Webster] 2. The sweepings of society; the rabble; the mob; chiefly used in the compound or duplicate, riffraff. [1913 Webster] 3. A low… …

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  • 19 Raff merchant — Raff Raff, n. 1. A promiscuous heap; a jumble; a large quantity; lumber; refuse. A raff of errors. Barrow. [1913 Webster] 2. The sweepings of society; the rabble; the mob; chiefly used in the compound or duplicate, riffraff. [1913 Webster] 3. A… …

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  • 20 Riffraff — Riff raff , n. [OE. rif and raf every particle, OF. rif et raf. CF. {Raff}, and 1st {Rifle}.] Sweepings; refuse; the lowest order of society. Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] …

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