(v.) = sweep up ; sweep. Ex: Who else is going to flip the burgers, clean the resistant bomb-proof windows of the glitzy mile-high skyscrapers -- also take out the garbage, wash the dishes, park the cars, sweep up the papers in the parks?. Ex: The hall must be swept, vacuumed and mopped after the function. ---- * barrer el suelo = sweep + the floor. * barrer hacia dentro = feather + Posesivo/the + nest. * barrer para casa = look after + number one ; feather + Posesivo/the + nest ; look out for + number one. * barrer para dentro = feather + Posesivo/the + nest. * barrido por el viento = windswept. (v.) = sweep ; sweep + Nombre + off ; trounce ; win by + a landslide ; storm to + victory ; knock + Posesivo + socks off ; win + big ; walk all over + Alguien ; get + goose-egged ; knock + the socks out of. Ex: Her eyes swept the room and then enveloped him in an icy glare. Ex: In places the waters had swept container lorries loaded with goods yards off the road where they now lay twisted and mangled and almost unrecognizable as vehicles. Ex: Defending champions Japan fought back from 1-0 behind to trounce Thailand 4-1 to qualify for the quarter-finals. Ex: The polls mean nothing at this point -- if he wins by a landslide fantastic but we are in June not October, long way between there and now. Ex: Labour's David Lammy stormed to victory in the Tottenham Parliamentary election with a thumping majority. Ex: My favorite memory was upending the number one team in the tournament last year -- they were so cocky, and we came out and knocked their socks off. Ex: France wins big in European Swimming Championships. Ex: The Scouses were the first real challenge for Fulham this season but they were walked all over by the Londoners. Ex: Both of these teams suffered the humiliation of getting goose-egged on the scoreboard Thursday night. Ex: We want him to knock the socks out of anyone who's in his way, we want to see the world recognize him. (n.) = mud ; clay ; earthenware. Ex: Ever since then, numerous materials have been tried for producing types, including baked mud, wood engraving, copper, tin, and lead = Desde entonces, se han probado muchos materiales para producir los tipos de imprenta, incluido el barro cocido, los tallados en madera, el cobre, el estaño y el plomo. Ex: Even 1950-2000 is a fairly short time, considering that the first library catalog dates from a piece of clay fried in 3000 BC = Incluso 1950-2000 es un tiempo bastante corto, considerando que el primer catálogo de biblioteca data de un trozo de arcilla cocida del 3000 A.C. Ex: It was produced in earthenware, metalwork and bone china and in its heyday was used by the great transatlantic liners and by hotel and restaurant chains. ---- * alud de barro = mudflow ; mudslide. * avalancha de barro = mudflow ; mudslide. * baño de barro = mud bath. * bola de barro = mudpie. * cubierto de barro = muddy . * manchado de barro = draggled. * marmita de barro = crock. * objeto de barro = earthenware. * revolcarse en el barro = wallow in + the mud. * ser un gigante con los pies de barro = be a giant with feet of clay. * tablilla de barro = clay tablet. * vasija de barro = crock. (n.) = comedone. Ex: Comedones are a primary sign of acne.