|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Sweep.
2. (a.) Cleaning off surfaces, or cleaning away dust, dirt, or litter, as a broom does; moving with swiftness and force; carrying everything before it; including in its scope many persons or things; as, a sweeping flood; a sweeping majority; a sweeping accusation.
Sweeping (3 Occurrences)
Proverbs 28:3 A poor man that oppresseth the poor is like a sweeping rain which leaveth no food. (KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT)
Isaiah 21:1 The burden of the wilderness of the sea. As whirlwinds in the South sweep through, it cometh from the wilderness, from a terrible land. (See JPS NIV)
Jeremiah 30:23 Behold, the storm of Yahweh, even his wrath, is gone forth, a sweeping storm: it shall burst on the head of the wicked. (WEB JPS ASV DBY NAS)