wipe away

phrasal verb
wiped away; wiping away; wipes away

Definition of wipe away

: to remove (something) by rubbing Wipe away grease with our all-purpose cleaner. He wiped her tears away. often used figurativelyYou cannot simply wipe away the history of this country.

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“Wipe away.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wipe%20away. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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