Synonyms of sweeping in English:

sweeping


See definition of sweeping

adjective

1‘there will be more sweeping changes in education’

SYNONYMS

extensive, wide-ranging, global, broad, wide, comprehensive, all-inclusive, all-embracing, far-reaching, across the board, worldwide, catholic, exhaustive, pervasive

thorough, in-depth, radical

informal wall-to-wall

ANTONYMS

narrow, restricted, limited

2‘a sweeping victory for the Republican Party’

SYNONYMS

overwhelming, decisive, thorough, complete, total, absolute, out-and-out, thoroughgoing, unconditional, unlimited, unrestricted, unqualified, plenary

ANTONYMS

narrow

3‘there are dangers in making sweeping statements based on this research’

SYNONYMS

wholesale, blanket, over-general, general, inclusive, all-inclusive, unqualified, indiscriminate, universal, oversimplified, imprecise

ANTONYMS

focused, narrow

4‘a sweeping curved roof’

SYNONYMS

broad, extensive, expansive, vast, spacious, roomy, boundless, panoramic

ANTONYMS

small, narrow