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"clear up" in British English

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clear up

phrasal verb with clear uk   /klɪər/  us   /klɪr/ verb
B2 If the ​weatherclears up, the ​cloud and ​raindisappear: I ​hope it ​clears up in ​time for the ​picnic.

clear-upnoun [C usually singular]

mainly UK
an ​occasion when you ​tidy a ​place by getting ​rid of things that you do not ​want: We need to have a big clear-up.
(Definition of clear up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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clear up

phrasal verb with clear  us   /klɪr/ verb

clear up (GET BETTER)

(of an ​illness or ​badweather) to go away, ​changing into a ​bettercondition: If my ​cold doesn’t clear up, it will ​ruin my ​vacation. Let’s ​hope the ​weather clears up.
(Definition of clear up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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