clear away

phrasal verb
cleared away; clearing away; clears away

Definition of clear away

: to remove (something) from an area or surface Just give me a moment to clear all these papers away, then we can sit down at the table. sometimes used figurativelyThey had a long talk and were able to clear away all their misunderstandings.

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“Clear away.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clear%20away. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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