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English definition of “mop sth up”

mop sth up

phrasal verb with mop
 
 
/mɒp/ verb [T] (present participle mopping, past tense and past participle mopped)
to use a cloth or mop to remove liquid from a surfaceCleaning and tidying places and things
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