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Definition of Clean


  1. Free from dirt or filth; as, clean clothes.
  2. Free from that which is useless or injurious; without defects; as, clean land; clean timber.
  3. Free from awkwardness; not bungling; adroit; dexterous; as, aclean trick; a clean leap over a fence.
  4. Free from errors and vulgarisms; as, a clean style.
  5. Free from restraint or neglect; complete; entire.
  6. Free from moral defilement; sinless; pure.
  7. Free from ceremonial defilement.
  8. Free from that which is corrupting to the morals; pure in tone; healthy.
  9. Well-proportioned; shapely; as, clean limbs.
  10. Without limitation or remainder; quite; perfectly; wholly; entirely.
  11. Without miscarriage; not bunglingly; dexterously.
  12. To render clean; to free from whatever is foul, offensive, or extraneous; to purify; to cleanse.
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Clean Translations

clean in Afrikaans is suiwer, skoonmaak, skoon
clean in Dutch is puur, schoon, zindelijk, rein
clean in Finnish is puhdas
clean in French is nettoyent, astiquer, ramoner, nettoyez, pur
clean in German is sauber, sauber, steril/sauber, abputzen
clean in Italian is forbire, lustrare, lindo
clean in Latin is tersus, mundus, tergeo tergo tersi tersum
clean in Norwegian is ren
clean in Portuguese is limpar, limpo
clean in Spanish is enjugar, mondar, limpio