Today's Word of the Day means...
: a bunch of mealy-mouthed wimps who'd break bread with Adolf fucking Hitler if it meant some kind of rating during sweeps weeknoun
Audience ratings and their announcement: She plans to stay through the May ratings ''sweeps'' (1980s+ Television)
[perhaps fr sweepstakes]
The winning of a tournament, series, etc, without losing a single game: He took the match in a sweep, straight sets (1940s+ Sports)verb
: The Giants swept the World Series that year