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a clean sweep

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha clean sweepa clean sweepa) WINa very impressive victory in a competition, election etca clean sweep for 🔊 All the polls had pointed to a clean sweep for the Democrats. 🔊 Hopes that the French would make a clean sweep at the Games were dashed. b) CHANGE/MAKE something DIFFERENTa complete change in a company or organization, often by removing people clean
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a clean sweepLismore's minor outfit were beaten 21-14 by Notra Dame to destroy chances of a clean sweep.The poll also pointed to a clean sweep for the Democrats in elections for lieutenant-governor and attorney-general.Lewis, Burrell, and Mitchell made it a clean sweep for the U.S. in the 100 meters.Now is the time to make a clean sweep of all the jobs you put off during the bad weather.But he failed to achieve a clean sweep of the end-of-season awards.I had made up my mind at the Scenic Overlook to make a clean sweep through the house.
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