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- v. To clean the interior of a house.
- v. To reform by removing undesirable personnel and procedures.
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- v. clean and tidy up the house
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She took a deep breath, drawing in the familiar smells of a clean house — fabric softener, computer fans going full-blast, Cath's strawberry incense, the smell of gun oil and healthy human animals.
Carl Rebeck got immunity to testify against the machine and now thinks he can run on a clean house ticket - and he's already going around calling me a Commie nigger … But for now I'm satisfied.
But no kid is sleepin in my clean house without a bath, without a shampoo, without a delousin, an, most specially, without new clothes—ya hear!