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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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