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clean (n):
a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then jerked overhead
clean (v):
remove unwanted substances from, such as feathers or pits
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Clean the turkey
clean (v):
remove shells or husks from
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clean grain before milling it
clean (v):
clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing
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clean up before you see your grandparents.
clean your fingernails before dinner

Related Words: se
clean (v):
remove unwanted substances from
Related Words: scavenge
clean (s):
free of drugs
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after a long dependency on heroin she has been clean for 4 years
clean (v):
remove while making clean
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Clean the spots off the rug
clean (v):
make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from
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Clean the stove!
The dentist cleaned my teeth
clean (v):
clean and tidy up the house
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She housecleans every week
Related Words: house
clean (v):
remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely
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The boys cleaned the sandwich platters.
The trees were cleaned of apples by the storm
clean (v):
deprive wholly of money in a gambling game, robbery, etc.
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The other players cleaned him completely
clean (a):
(of behavior or especially language) free from objectionable elements; fit for all observers
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good clean fun.
a clean joke
clean (a):
not spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination
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a clean fuel.
cleaner and more efficient engines.
the tactical bomb is reasonably clean
clean (a):
ritually clean or pure
clean (v):
be cleanable
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This stove cleans easily
clean (s):
free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed
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he landed a clean left on his opponent's cheek.
a clean throw.
the neat exactness of the surgeon's knife
clean (s):
not carrying concealed weapons
clean (a):
free from dirt or impurities; or having clean habits
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children with clean shining faces.
clean white shirts.
clean dishes.
a spotlessly clean house.
cats are clean animals
clean (s):
thorough and without qualification
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a clean getaway.
a clean sweep.
a clean break
clean (s):
without difficulties or problems
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a clean test flight
clean (s):
exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play
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a clean fight.
a sporting solution of the disagreement.
sportsmanlike conduct
clean (s):
(of a surface) not written or printed on
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blank pages.
fill in the blank spaces.
a clean page.
wide white margins

Related Word: blank
clean (s):
(of a manuscript) having few alterations or corrections
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fair copy.
a clean manuscript
clean (s):
morally pure
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led a clean life
clean (s):
(of a record) having no marks of discredit or offense
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a clean voting record.
a clean driver's license
clean (s):
free from impurities
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clean water.
fresh air

Related Words: fresh
clean (s):
(of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims
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efforts to obtain a clean bass in orchestral recordings.
clear laughter like a waterfall.
clear reds and blues.
a light lilting voice like a silver bell

Related Words: clearunclouded
clean (s):
free of restrictions or qualifications
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a clean bill of health.
a clear winner
clean (s):
free from sepsis or infection
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a clean (or uninfected) wound
clean (r):
completely; used as intensifiers
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clean forgot the appointment.
I'm plumb (or plum) tuckered out
clean (r):
in conformity with the rules or laws and without fraud or cheating
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they played fairly
Related Word: fairly
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