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clear (sth) up

phrasal verb with clear uk   /klɪər/  us   /klɪr/ verb
  • (TIDY)

B2 mainly UK to make a ​placetidy by ​removing things from it or putting them where they should be: Dad was ​clearing up in the ​kitchen. I'm ​tired of always having to ​clear up after you (= ​tidyyour things).

clear sth up

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