HyperDic: cleanup

English > 3 senses of the word cleanup:
NOUNpossessioncleanup, killinga very large profit
communicationcleanup, cleanup position, cleanup spot(baseball) the fourth position in the batting order (usually filled by the best batter on the team)
actcleanup, cleaning, cleansingthe act of making something clean
cleanup > pronunciation
Soundskliy'nah.p
Rhymesarchbishop ... worship: 69 rhymes with ahp...
English > cleanup: 3 senses > noun 1, possession
MeaningA very large profit.
Synonymkilling
Broadernet income, net, net profit, lucre, profit, profits, earningsThe excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
Spanishliquidación
Verbsclean upmake a big profit
English > cleanup: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaning(baseball) the fourth position in the batting order (usually filled by the best batter on the team).
Synonymscleanup position, cleanup spot
Categorybaseball, baseball game, ballA ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players
Part ofbatting order, card, lineup(baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat / bat
Broaderposition(in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player
English > cleanup: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of making something clean.
Synonymscleaning, cleansing
Narrowerdepilation, epilationThe act of removing hair (as from an animal skin)
disinfestationThe activity of getting rid of vermin
dry cleaningThe act of cleaning (fabrics) with a solvent other than water
housecleaningThe act of cleaning the rooms and furnishings of a house
purge, purgingAn act of removing by cleansing
purificationThe act of cleaning by getting rid of impurities
sanitation, sanitization, sanitisationmaking something sanitary (free of germs) as by sterilizing
scrub, scrubbing, scouringThe act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water
spring-cleaningThe activity of cleaning a house thoroughly at the end of winter
sterilization, sterilisationThe procedure of making some object free of live bacteria or other microorganisms (usually by heat or chemical means)
sweepingThe act of cleaning with a broom
washup, bathingThe act of washing yourself (or another person)
BroaderimprovementThe act of improving something
Spanishlavado, limpieza
Catalannetejada, netejament, neteja, rentada, rentat
Verbsclean upmake oneself clean, presentable or neat

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