clean-cut

adjective \ ˈklēn-ˈkət \

Definition of clean-cut

1 :cut so that the surface or edge is smooth and even
2 :sharply defined
3 :of wholesome appearance

First Known Use of clean-cut

1843


CLEAN-CUT Defined for English Language Learners

clean-cut

adjective

Definition of clean-cut for English Language Learners

  • : having a neat appearance that suggests you are someone who does not break rules or cause trouble


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