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Synonyms for broombrum, brʊm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. broom(noun)

    a cleaning implement for sweeping; bundle of straws or twigs attached to a long handle

    Synonyms:
    heather, ling

  2. broom(noun)

    any of various shrubs of the genera Cytisus or Genista or Spartium having long slender branches and racemes of yellow flowers

    Synonyms:
    heather, ling

  3. heather, ling, Scots heather, broom, Calluna vulgaris(verb)

    common Old World heath represented by many varieties; low evergreen grown widely in the northern hemisphere

    Synonyms:
    ling, heather mixture, burbot, heather, eelpout, ling ko, cusk, broom

  4. sweep, broom(verb)

    sweep with a broom or as if with a broom

    "Sweep the crumbs off the table"; "Sweep under the bed"

    Synonyms:
    span, traverse, cross, drag, sweep, embroil, sail, sweep up, tangle, brush, swing out, swing, drag in, broom

  5. broom(verb)

    finish with a broom

    Synonyms:
    sweep

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. broom(n.)

    Synonyms:
    besom

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

broomstick, sweeper, mop

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. broom

    Synonyms:
    Sarothamnus scoparius, Cytisus scoparius, broomtops, genista, Irish broom, Scotch broom


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