Synonyms of clean in English:



  • 2 a clean sheet of paper
    blank, empty, clear, plain; unused, new, pristine, fresh, unmarked
    a clean sheet of paper
    [Antonyms] used
  • 6 a good clean fight
    fair, honest, sporting, sportsmanlike, honorable, according to the rules
    informal on the level
    a good clean fight
    [Antonyms] dirty unfair
  • 8 a clean cut
    neat, smooth, crisp, straight, precise
    a clean cut
    [Antonyms] ragged
  • 9 a clean break
    complete, thorough, total, absolute, conclusive, decisive, final, irrevocable
    a clean break
    [Antonyms] partial
  • 10 clean lines
    simple, elegant, graceful, streamlined, smooth
    clean lines
    [Antonyms] complex elaborate


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clean out

informal those grifters cleaned him out bankruptruinmake insolventmake pennilesswipe out

come clean

informal if you don't come clean, they're going to pin all of this on Kerry tell the truthtell allmake a clean breast of itconfessown upadmit guiltadmit to one's crimes/sins informalfess up

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