What are the synonyms for clean?

Synonyms for clean

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Definitions for clean

  • adverb - completely; used as intensifiers; "clean forgot the appointment"; "I'm plumb (or plum) tuckered out"
  • verb - clean one's body or parts thereof
  • adjective - free of drugs; "after a long dependency on heroin she has been clean for 4 years"
  • adjective - free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed; "he landed a clean left on his opponent's cheek"; "a clean throw"; "the neat exactness of the surgeon's knife"
  • adjective - not carrying concealed weapons
  • verb - remove unwanted substances from
  • verb - remove shells or husks from; "clean grain before milling it"
  • verb - remove unwanted substances from
  • adverb - in conformity with the rules or laws and without fraud or cheating; "they played fairly"
  • adjective - free from dirt or impurities; or having clean habits; "children with clean shining faces"; "clean white shirts"; "clean dishes"; "a spotlessly clean house"; "cats are clean animals"
  • adjective - (of behavior or especially language) free from objectionable elements; fit for all observers; "good clean fun"; "a clean joke"
  • adjective - not spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination; "a clean fuel"; "cleaner and more efficient engines"; "the tactical bomb is reasonably clean"
  • adjective - ritually clean or pure
  • adjective - thorough and without qualification; "a clean getaway"; "a clean sweep"; "a clean break"
  • noun - a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then jerked overhead
  • adjective - without difficulties or problems; "a clean test flight"
  • adjective - exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play; "a clean fight"; "a sporting solution of the disagreement"; "sportsmanlike conduct"
  • adjective - (of a surface) not written or printed on; "blank pages"; "fill in the blank spaces"; "a clean page"; "wide white margins"
  • adjective - (of a manuscript) having few alterations or corrections; "fair copy"; "a clean manuscript"
  • verb - remove while making clean; "Clean the spots off the rug"
  • verb - make clean by removing dirt
  • verb - clean and tidy up the house; "She housecleans every week"
  • adjective - morally pure; "led a clean life"
  • verb - remove all contents or possession from
  • verb - deprive wholly of money in a gambling game
  • adjective - (of a record) having no marks of discredit or offense; "a clean voting record"; "a clean driver's license"
  • adjective - free from impurities; "clean water"; "fresh air"
  • adjective - (of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims; "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"
  • adjective - free of restrictions or qualifications; "a clean bill of health"; "a clear winner"
  • adjective - free from sepsis or infection; "a clean (or uninfected) wound"
  • verb - be cleanable; "This stove cleans easily"
  • Pronounciation of clean

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    Antonyms for clean

    dirty unclean

    Holonyms for clean

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    Hypernyms for clean

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    Hyponyms for clean

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    Meronyms for clean

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    Sounds like clean

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