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Sweepings: The scraps, leavings, hand-me-downs, things tossed aside as the quality stuff is grabbed up at sales. Junk.
Allie and her friend Brenda waited all night to get into the store with the Grand Opening mega-sale. As they were scrunched through the door the mob rushed right through them and by the time they could get the clothes they dreamed of - all that was left were torn & dirty things that were either way too small or large enough to use as a tent. Scraps and pieces of clothing littered the floors, trampled and raggedly filthy junk.

Well Bren, looks like were stuck with the sweepings.
by Century25 September 30, 2013
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The act of sweeping multiple girls off their feet. Often times, the sweeper will be labeled as one who is very desired by the opposite sex, and sometimes even the same sex. It is common for a male sweeper to be have a hot bod, be good at guitar, be in a band, or be cute.
"Wow! That Kirbi Marquez sure is good at sweeping!"

"Kirbi is such a sweeper."
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n. ice chips and snow that accumulate on an ice-curling rink and have to be shoveled off between innings. Traditionally they are removed by the team lying two.

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Hey now, eh! Hurry hard and get them sweepings off the hack ice! That tankard ain't going to draw itself to the button!
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rowing w/ one oar, instead of two (sculling)
Person 1: Yo i goin for a row.
Person 2: Okay mate. Alone?
Person 1: Naw, wanna come?
Person 2: U sweeping or sculling?
Person 1: sweeping
Person 2: naw i only like sculling. sorry mate
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"dusty mannnnn, lets sweep"
"yupp"
"sweeping the floor!"
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the art of flirting with and befriending a group of women who have reserved a table in a club with the purpose of then drinking some or all of their alcohol whilst they are fully aware you are doing it and without them taking offence to it.

The term is derived from the act commonly performed by females on desperate and horny men who have rented tables in Las Vegas nightclubs whereby the women would steal the men's drinks.

The act of sweeping is considered highly challenging and commendable amongst men due to the level of difficulty involved.
"Dave I'm a bit short on cash mate "
"That's ok bro we'll just do some SWEEPING when we get in the club"
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