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cleanly

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adverb clean·ly \ˈklēn-lē\

Simple Definition of cleanly

  • : easily and completely

  • : without causing pollution

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cleanly

  1. :  in a clean manner

Examples of cleanly in a sentence

  1. A sharp knife will cut through the skin of a tomato cleanly.

  2. This fuel burns more cleanly than other fuels.



13th Century

First Known Use of cleanly

13th century

Rhymes with cleanly


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cleanly

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adjective clean·ly \ˈklen-lē\

Definition of cleanly

cleanlier

cleanliest

  1. 1 :  careful to keep clean :  fastidious

  2. 2 :  habitually kept clean

cleanliness

noun


Circa 1500

First Known Use of cleanly

circa 1500



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