Definition of 'clean up'
Example sentences containing 'clean up'
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I hope they send him a bill for cleaning up the jet and for the delay. The Sun (2011)If she fails to clean up the fiasco she could be moved from her post as early as Friday. The Sun (2006)
Trends of 'clean up'
Used Occasionally. clean up is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'clean up'
British English: clean-up NOUN
A clean-up is the removing of dirt, pollution, crime, or corruption from somewhere.
His supporters want a clean-up of civilian corruption.
Definition of clean up from the Collins English Dictionary
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