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  1. wipe out, sweep awayverb

    eliminate completely and without a trace

    "The old values have been wiped out"

    Synonyms:
    deplete, eat, eliminate, wipe out, cancel out, decimate, kill, eat up, carry off, exhaust, run through, extinguish, consume, erase, obliterate, sweep off, annihilate, use up, eradicate

  2. sweep away, sweep offverb

    overwhelm emotionally

    "Her swept her away"

    Synonyms:
    sweep off, wipe out

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  1. sweep away

    Synonyms:
    clear away (by a broom)

  2. sweep away

    Synonyms:
    dislodge, remove, expel, drive off, sweep off

  3. sweep away

    Synonyms:
    destroy, overwhelm, carry off

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How to use sweep away in a sentence?

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The giant wave of the science has no mercy; when this colossal wave comes, it will sweep away anything untrue!

  2. Dax Ward:

    Mighty are the winds of time, which sweep away the despair of a broken heart, which blow back the essence of life, which refresh the soul with yet another sweet countenance.

  3. Kim Jong:

    It is necessary to sweep away the whirlwind of sanctions by the hostile forces.

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