sweep (something) up

sweep (something) up
Definition: to clean the floor or ground using a broom.
(This phrasal verb has more than one meaning)
E.g.1: The park keeper had just finished sweeping the leaves up when the wind blew them all back again.
E.g.2: Don’t use your fingers – I’ll sweep the broken glass up.
This phrasal verb can be separated. (E.g.1 and 2)

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