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cleaning (up)

verb
present participle of clean (up)

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1 to make a place neat and orderly by removing extraneous stuff
  • you're expected to clean up after you use the workroom

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2 to remove objectionable parts from
  • cleaned up the rock star's interview before publishing it in the newspaper

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cleaning (out)

cleaning (up)

cleaning up one's act

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“Cleaning (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cleaning%20%28up%29. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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