Meaning of “squeaky-clean” in the English Dictionary


"squeaky-clean" in English

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uk /ˌskwiː.kiˈkliːn/ us /ˌskwiː.kiˈkliːn/ informal

completely clean:

I love the squeaky-clean feel of my hair after I've washed it.

Someone who is squeaky-clean is completely good and honest and never does anything bad:

Journalists have been trying to discover if the senator really is as squeaky-clean as he claims to be.

(Definition of “squeaky-clean” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"squeaky-clean" in American English

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us /ˈskwi·kiˈklin/ infml

A person who is described as squeaky-clean is completely correct, esp. in public behavior, and has never done anything immoral.

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