wipe (something) clean

idiom

Definition of wipe (something) clean

1 : to clean (something) by wiping I wiped the table clean.
2 : to completely remove something from (something) : to remove everything from (something) usually used as (be) wiped clean After the accident, his memory of the day was wiped clean.

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“Wipe (something) clean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wipe%20%28something%29%20clean. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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