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Meaning of “come clean” in the English Dictionary

"come clean" in British English

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come clean

to ​tell the ​truth about something that you have been ​keepingsecret: I ​thought it was ​time to come clean (with everybody) about what I'd been doing.
(Definition of come clean from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “come clean”
in Chinese (Simplified) 全盘招供, 和盘托出…
in Turkish itiraf etmek, kabul etmek, gerçeği söylemek…
in Russian признаваться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 全盤招供, 和盤托出…
in Polish przyznać się…
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