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clearing out

noun

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clearing out

verb
present participle of clear out

Synonyms & Antonyms of clearing out (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Clearing out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clearing%20out. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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