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Spanish translation of “clean”

clean

adjective /kliːn/
free from dirt, smoke etc a clean window a clean dress. neat and tidy in one’s habits Cats are very clean animals. unused a clean sheet of paper. free from evil or indecency a clean life keep your language clean! neat and even a clean cut. cleaner noun cleanly adverb
limpiamente
The knife cut cleanly through the cheese.
cleanly /ˈklenli/ adjective clean in personal habits. cleanliness /ˈklen-/ noun clean up to clean (a place) thoroughly She cleaned (the room) up after they went home. a clean bill of health a certificate saying that a person, the crew of ship etc is entirely healthy (especially after being ill)
certificado que demuestra el perfecto estado de salud del interesado
I’ve been off work but I’ve got a clean bill of health now.
a clean slate a fresh start
tener un historial sin mancha
After being in prison he started his new job with a clean slate.
come clean to tell the truth about something, often about something about which one has previously lied.
confesar algo
make a clean sweep to get rid of everything unnecessary or unwanted
hacer tabla rasa
The new manager made a clean sweep of all the lazy people in the department.
(Definition of clean from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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