English dictionary definition of:

clean


Noun

  • a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then jerked overhead

Verb

  • clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing
  • remove unwanted substances from, such as feathers or pits
  • remove shells or husks from
  • remove unwanted substances from
  • remove while making clean
  • make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from
  • clean and tidy up the house
  • remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely
  • deprive wholly of money in a gambling game, robbery, etc.
  • be cleanable

Adjective

  • free of drugs
  • free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed
  • not carrying concealed weapons
  • free from dirt or impurities; or having clean habits
  • (of behavior or especially language) free from objectionable elements; fit for all observers
  • not spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination
  • ritually clean or pure
  • thorough and without qualification
  • without difficulties or problems
  • exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play
  • (of a surface) not written or printed on
  • (of a manuscript) having few alterations or corrections
  • morally pure
  • (of a record) having no marks of discredit or offense
  • free from impurities
  • (of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims
  • free of restrictions or qualifications
  • free from sepsis or infection

Adverb

  • completely; used as intensifiers
  • in conformity with the rules or laws and without fraud or cheating

Thesaurus

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Scrabble score for clean


Scrabble score = 7

generated at 05:51:18 on 20-10-19

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