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wipe sth up

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with wipe   /waɪp/ us  
to remove a substance, usually liquid, with a cloth or something similar: I was just wiping up the soup that you spilled in the kitchen. Do you have something I could wipe up this mess with?
Translations of “wipe sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用抹布等)擦掉(液體)…
in Russian вытирать…
in Turkish sıvı ile silip temizlemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用抹布等)擦掉(液体)…
in Polish ścierać coś…
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