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English definition of “clear the air”

clear the air

to make the air cooler, fresher, and more comfortable: The rain has helped clear the air.Making things betterBecoming better C2 to remove the bad feelings between people: I had a massive argument with Sue, but at least it has cleared the air.Making and accepting apologies
(Definition of clear the air from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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