sweep aside

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vt sep (lit, fig)wegfegen, beiseitefegen
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A], March 15 (ANI): Top-seed Simon Halep overcome windy conditions to sweep aside Petra Martic of Croatia in three-set thriller and book her place in the semi-finals of the Indian Wells Masters here on Thursday.
It also comes with a large brush to sweep aside any stubborn seals blocking the causeway to the mainland.
Summary: Arsene Wenger has hailed his Arsenal side's attacking options after watching them sweep aside AZ Alkmaar.
TENNIS: Andy Murray stepped up a gear to sweep aside 16th seed Radek Stepanek and move closer to a potential semi-final showdown with Roger Federer in the Cincinnati Ms asters.
TENNIS: Mel South produced an excellent performance to sweep aside eighth seed Julie Ditty and reach the quarter-finals of the AEGON Trophy in Nottingham.
ARSENAL go to Istanbul and hit five, Manchester United sweep aside the Scottish champions and Liverpool and Chelsea have one foot in the last-16 already.
BOXING: Eight-time world champion Roy Jones Junior has vowed to sweep aside Felix Trinidad and then step up his bid to fight Joe Calzaghe in Wales.
Milly Durrant opened her goals account for the club to help Birmingham City sweep aside Solihull in the Birmingham Women's County Cup yesterday.
The American public, though uneasy about the current state of the country's schools, is not yet aroused to the point where it is willing to sweep aside institutionalized barriers to reform.