besom definition

  • noun:
    • A bundle of twigs attached to a handle and utilized as a broom.
    • Sports The broom familiar with sweep the ice through the course of a curling stone.
    • A broom made of a bundle of twigs tied up onto a shaft.
    • A brush of twigs for sweeping; a broom; any such thing which sweeps away or destroys.
    • A brush of twigs for sweeping; therefore, a broom of any sort.
    • A name fond of the most popular broom of Europe, Cytisus scoparius, and to the heather, Calluna vulgaris, because both can be used for besoms.
    • [Pron. biz′ um.] A contemptuous epithet for a decreased, pointless lady.
    • a broom made from twigs tied up together on a lengthy handle
    • big money of twigs mounted on a handle and used as a broom.
    • Sports The broom used to sweep the ice from road of a curling rock.
    • A broom made from big money of twigs tied onto a shaft.
    • A brush of twigs for sweeping; a broom; something which sweeps away or destroys.
    • A brush of twigs for sweeping; ergo, a broom of any kind.
    • A name provided to the most popular broom of Europe, Cytisus scoparius, and the heather, Calluna vulgaris, because both are used for besoms.
    • [Pron. biz′ um.] A contemptuous epithet for a reduced, useless woman.
    • a broom made of twigs tied together on a long handle
  • verb:
    • To sweep.
    • To sweep.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To sweep, just like a besom.
    • To sweep, as with a besom.
  • others:
    • To sweep as with a besom.
    • To sweep just like a besom.

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