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clear out

verb

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1 to cause (members of a group) to move widely apart
  • police used tear gas to clear out the demonstrators

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2 to get free from a dangerous or confining situation
  • everyone cleared out as soon as the fire alarm began sounding

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3 to leave a place often for another
  • the lunch crowd usually clears out by 2:00 p.m. at the latest

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The first known use of clear out was in 1613

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“Clear out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clear%20out. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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