Meaning of “a clean slate” in the English Dictionary

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"a clean slate" in American English

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a clean slate

a state in which you are starting an activity or process again, not considering what has happened in the past at all:

The previous negotiations did not go anywhere, and we intend to start them again next week with a clean slate.

(Definition of “a clean slate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)