cleanhanded

adjective
clean·​hand·​ed | \ ˈklēn-ˈhan-dəd How to pronounce cleanhanded (audio) \

Definition of cleanhanded

: innocent of wrongdoing

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Examples of cleanhanded in a Sentence

none of us is exactly cleanhanded in this affair

First Known Use of cleanhanded

1728, in the meaning defined above

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“Cleanhanded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cleanhanded. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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