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Significado de “clean (sth) up” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "clean (sth) up" - Diccionario Inglés

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clean (sth) up

slang
phrasal verb with clean uk   /kliːn/ us   /kliːn/ verb

clean sth up

phrasal verb with clean uk   /kliːn/ us   /kliːn/ verb
(Definition of clean (sth) up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "clean sth up" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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clean sth up

phrasal verb with clean uk   /kliːn/ us   verb
informal to stop illegal and dishonest activity in a company, system, etc.: Last week the Government announced plans to clean up the mortgage industry. After the scandal, a team of marketing specialists was hired to clean up the company's image.
ENVIRONMENT to remove harmful substances or chemicals from a place or the environment: clean up pollution/contamination/waste $250 million was spent on cleaning up groundwater contamination at the former factory's site.
(Definition of clean sth up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“clean (sth) up” in British English

    “clean (sth) up” in Business English

      Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
      Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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      May 25, 2016
      by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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      Ultraviolet light has a wavelength that is after the violet (= light purple) end of the range of colours that can be seen by humans. Light of this type causes the skin to become darker in the sun.

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      informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

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