May, 1919–89, U.S. poet.
verb 1. simple past tense and past participle of sweep1 . adjective 2. (of a sword guard) made up of curved bars. verb (used with object), swept, sweeping. 1. to move or remove (dust, dirt, etc.) with or as if with a broom, brush, or the like. 2. to clear or clean (a floor, room, […]
adjective, Aeronautics. 1. (of the leading edge of an airfoil) forming a markedly obtuse angle with the fuselage. 2. (of an aircraft or winged missile) having wings of this type. adjective 1. (of an aircraft wing) having leading edge and trailing edges inclined backwards towards the rear of the fuselage
- Swept volume
noun 1. another term for volumetric displacement
adjective, Aeronautics. 1. (of an aircraft, winged missile, etc.) having sweptback, wings. adjective 1. (of an aircraft, winged missile, etc) having wings swept (usually) backwards