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clean sheet

Definition of clean sheet

British

  1. 1 :  a person's record (as from a school or a job) that shows no evidence of any problems, broken rules, etc. :  a clean record

  2. 2 :  a game in which the opposing team is prevented from scoring <The team's star goalie has had five clean sheets this season.>



Word by Word Definitions

cleanplay
  1. :  free from dirt or pollution

    :  free from contamination or disease

    :  free or relatively free from radioactivity

  1. :  so as to clean

    :  in a clean manner

    :  all the way :  completely

  1. :  to make clean: as

    :  to rid of dirt, impurities, or extraneous matter

    :  to rid of corruption

  1. :  an act of cleaning dirt especially from the surface of something

sheetplay
  1. :  a broad piece of cloth

    :  bedsheet

    :  sail

  1. :  rolled or spread out in a sheet

    :  of, relating to, or concerned with the making of sheet metal

  1. :  to cover with a sheet

    :  to furnish with sheets

    :  to form into sheets

  1. :  a rope or chain that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind

    :  the spaces at either end of an open boat not occupied by thwarts :  foresheets and stern sheets together

  1. :  to move or set (a sail) by manipulation of a sheet


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