A cleaning tool consisting of stiff fibbers attached to, and roughly parallel to, a cylindrical handle, the broomstick. Mostly used to clean floors, also useful for getting rid of spider webs and scaring away animals. — In-game description
The Broom is a type of weapon in DayZ Standalone. It can also be used as a Torch for a source of light, or broken into sticks.
The broom can be ignited using Matches or other fire source to create a Torch