HyperDic: make_clean

English > 1 sense of the expression make clean:
VERBcontactmake clean, cleanmake clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from
English > make clean: 1 sense > verb 1, contact
Meaningmake clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Narrowerbreamclean (a ship's bottom) with heat
brushclean with a brush
disinfectDestroy microorganisms or pathogens by cleansing
dry cleanclean with chemical agents
dustRemove the dust from
pipe-claywhiten or clean with pipe-clay
preen, plumeclean with one's bill
sanitize, sanitise, hygienize, hygienisemake sanitary by cleaning or sterilizing
scavengeclean refuse from
steam, steam cleanclean by means of steaming
sweepclean by sweeping
vacuum, vacuum-clean, hooverclean with a vacuum cleaner
wash, laundercleanse with a cleaning agent, such as soap, and water
wash up, do the disheswash dishes
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
Oppositedirty, soil, begrime, grime, colly, bemiremake soiled, filthy, or dirty
Similar tocleanBe cleanable
houseclean, clean house, cleanclean and tidy up the house
Spanishlavar, limpiar

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