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cleanly

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adverb clean·ly \ˈklēn-lē\

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


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cleanly

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adjective clean·ly \ˈklen-lē\

Definition of cleanly

cleanlier

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cleanliest

  1. 1 :  careful to keep clean :  fastidious

  2. 2 :  habitually kept clean

cleanliness

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Circa 1500

First Known Use of cleanly

circa 1500


CLEANLY Defined for English Language Learners

cleanly

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adverb

Definition of cleanly for English Language Learners

  • : easily and completely

  • : without causing pollution



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