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Synonyms for broom
brum, brʊmbroom

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. broomnoun

    a cleaning implement for sweeping; bundle of straws or twigs attached to a long handle

    heather, ling

  2. broomnoun

    any of various shrubs of the genera Cytisus or Genista or Spartium having long slender branches and racemes of yellow flowers

    heather, ling

  3. heather, ling, Scots heather, broom, Calluna vulgarisverb

    common Old World heath represented by many varieties; low evergreen grown widely in the northern hemisphere

    ling, heather mixture, burbot, heather, eelpout, ling ko, cusk

  4. sweep, broomverb

    sweep with a broom or as if with a broom

    "Sweep the crumbs off the table"; "Sweep under the bed"

    span, traverse, cross, drag, sweep, embroil, sail, sweep up, tangle, brush, swing out, swing, drag in

  5. broomverb

    finish with a broom


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. broomnoun


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. broomnoun

    besom, whisk (small broom)

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "broom":

    broomstick, sweeper, mop

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD3.0 / 2 votes

  1. broom

    Sarothamnus scoparius, Cytisus scoparius, broomtops, genista, Irish broom, Scotch broom

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How to use broom in a sentence?

  1. Dan Donohoe:

    Although the incident does not appear to have been sexually motivated, the charges reflect that the attack involved an attempted or threatened penetration with a broom handle while one student was restrained by several others.

  2. Charles 'Mr. Go Hard' Scott:

    The way I move about a room will make a BROOM gasp and swoon

  3. Tom Jennings:

    She was plucked out basically from a life of luxury… having been raised by the Hearst family, to being tied up in a broom closet for days on end, being indoctrinated to this point of view that, everything having to do with how society was held together was wrong, who among us is to say how we would react under those kinds of circumstances?

  4. Zora Neale Hurston:

    Grab the broom of anger and drive off the beast of fear.

  5. Michele Bachmann:

    They said well, there's a broom closet over here off of Statuary Hall.

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