Search Result:cleaning

KK Pronunciation

〔 ˋklinIŋ 〕


〔 ˊkliːniŋ 〕

Overview of noun cleaning

The noun cleaning has 1 sense

  • cleaning, cleansing, cleanup -- (the act of making something clean; "he gave his shoes a good cleaning")

Overview of verb clean

The verb clean has 10 senses

  • clean, make clean -- (make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from; "Clean the stove!"; "The dentist cleaned my teeth")

  • clean, pick -- (remove unwanted substances from, such as feathers or pits; "Clean the turkey")

  • houseclean, clean house, clean -- (clean and tidy up the house; "She housecleans every week")

  • cleanse, clean -- (clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing; "clean up before you see your grandparents"; "clean your fingernails before dinner")

  • clean -- (be cleanable; "This stove cleans easily")

  • clean -- (deprive wholly of money in a gambling game, robbery, etc.; "The other players cleaned him completely")

  • clean, strip -- (remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely; "The boys cleaned the sandwich platters"; "The trees were cleaned of apples by the storm")

  • clean -- (remove while making clean; "Clean the spots off the rug")

  • scavenge, clean -- (remove unwanted substances from)

  • clean -- (remove shells or husks from; "clean grain before milling it")