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  • v. To make an area or a thing clean; to pick up a mess; to tidy.
  • v. To become clean, handsome, smart in appearance, e.g. for a special occasion, especially when it is out of character to be seen as such.
  • v. To make a large profit; to win by a large margin, or to win a large amount, especially in gambling. Also clean house.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. put (things or places) in order
  • v. make a big profit; often in a short period of time
  • v. dispose of
  • v. make oneself clean, presentable or neat


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