Synonyms of wipe in English:



  • 1 Beth wiped the table
    rub, mop, sponge, swab;
    clean, dry, polish, towel
  • 2 he wiped the marks off the window
    rub off, clean off, remove from, get rid of from, take off from, erase from, efface from
  • 3 she wiped the memory from her mind
    obliterate, expunge, erase, blot out
  • noun

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  • 1 he gave the table a wipe
    rub, mop, sponge, swab;
    clean, polish
  • Phrases

    wipe out

  • 1.1 the influenza of 1918 wiped out entire families
    destroy, annihilate, eradicate, eliminate;
    demolish, raze to the ground
    informal take out, zap, waste
    literary slay
  • 2.1 I wiped out the file accidentally
    erase, delete, trash, zap, kill, nuke
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