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upsweep

verb up·sweep \ ˈəp-ˌswēp \

Definition of upsweep

upswept play \ˈəp-ˌswept\; upsweeping
intransitive verb
:to sweep upward

First Known Use of upsweep

1791


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upsweep

noun

Definition of upsweep

1 :an upward sweep
2 :an upswept hairdo

First Known Use of upsweep

circa 1891


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