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with the slate wiped clean

with your past mistakes or crimes forgotten
Translations of “with the slate wiped clean”
in Chinese (Traditional) (過去的錯誤或罪行)一筆勾銷…
in Chinese (Simplified) (过去的错误或罪行)一笔勾销…
(Definition of with the slate wiped clean from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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