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English definition of “clean out something”

clean out something

verb [I/T] phrasal verb with clean  /klin/ us  

(MAKE NEAT)

to remove dirt from something or make something neat: I wish I could find the time to clean out these closets . You can use old paint cans, but be sure to clean them out first.
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