Meaning of sweep away in English:

sweep away

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Translate sweep away into Spanish

phrasal verb

  • 1sweep something away, sweep away something

    (also sweep aside)
    Remove, dispel, or abolish something in a swift and sudden way.

    • ‘Nahum's smile swept away the air of apprehensive gloom’
  • 2sweep someone away, sweep away someone

    (also sweep along)
    Overwhelm someone with emotion.

    • ‘I was swept away by my love for her’