Definition of clear-out in English:


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chiefly British
A removal and disposal of unwanted items or material: have a grand clear-out and put the whole place straight a staff clear-out is being planned
More example sentences
  • The pit is thought to represent a clear-out of unwanted material when the university's anatomy department moved premises in 1767.
  • In order to make space for their ever-increasing catalogue, and promote their more recent under-exposed products, it is planning a clear-out of some of the shop's older designs later this year.
  • His site allows individuals to rid themselves of unused bits and pieces from garage clear-outs or old toys which can be advertised on the site for collection with the knowledge they are being put to good use.

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