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Mr. Clean

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Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of Mr. Clean in English:


informal A man, especially a public figure, who has an impeccable image, record, or reputation. Sometimes used with Miss, Mrs., or Ms. when referring to a woman: he comes up Mr. Clean on the sheets—not even a parking ticket


from the trademark Mr. Clean, a brand of household cleaner.

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Pronunciation: apəˈθɛtɪk
showing or feeling no interest, enthusiasm, or concern