Meaning of “clear sth out” in the English Dictionary

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"clear sth out" in British English

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clear sth out

phrasal verb with clear uk /klɪər/ us /klɪr/ verb

to tidy a place by getting rid of things that you do not want:

If we clear out the spare room, you can use it as a study.

(Definition of “clear sth out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"clear sth out" in Business English

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clear sth out

phrasal verb with clear uk /klɪər/ us verb

to sell products at a cheap price in order to get rid of them:

Thanks to the unprecedented bargains they offered in recent months, car dealers have cleared out most of last year's inventory.

(Definition of “clear sth out” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)