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Pronunciation: /kliːn/

Translation of clean in French:


  • 1 [gen], propre; [air, water] pur/-e my hands are clean j'ai les mains propres clean and tidy d'une propreté irréprochable a clean sheet of paper une feuille blanche


Phrasal verbs

clean out

nettoyer [qch] à fond [cupboard, room]

clean up

clean up tout nettoyer 1.1 (wash oneself) se débarbouiller
clean [sth] up nettoyer

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