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Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (not dirty)pulito agg
 I need to put on a clean shirt.
 Devo mettermi una camicia pulita.
clean vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (make clean)pulire vtr
 Let's all clean the house.
 Mettiamoci tutti a pulire la casa.
clean viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (undergo cleaning)pulire vi
 I need to clean today.
 Oggi devo pulire.
 
Additional Translations
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (pure)  (puro)pulito agg
 The sample is completely clean, with no contamination.
 Il campione è completamente pulito, senza contaminazioni.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (well-proportioned)pulito agg
 The sculpture has very clean lines.
 La scultura ha delle linee molto pulite.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (total)pieno agg
  tondo agg
 The robbers got away with a clean million.
 I ladri sono scappati con un milione pieno.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (legible)pulito agg
 The office needs a clean copy of the form.
 L'ufficio ha bisogno di una copia pulita del formulario.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (decent)  (onesto)pulito, onesto, leale agg
 I expect clean behaviour from all of you, with no cheating or bending of rules.
 Mi aspetto un comportamento pulito da tutti voi, senza che nessuno trasgredisca o si rigiri a suo favore le regole.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (fair)pulito, onesto, leale agg
 The referee wants a clean fight.
 L'arbitro vuole un combattimento pulito.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (drug-free)  (figurativo, colloquiale)pulito agg
 My friend has been clean for one year.
 Il mio amico è rimasto pulito per un anno.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (wholesome)pulito agg
 Our family enjoys clean entertainment.
 Alla nostra famiglia piace il divertimento pulito.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (without irregularity)netto, deciso agg
 The saw made a clean cut through the tree.
 La sega ha fatto un taglio netto sull'albero.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (simple)pulito, semplice agg
 His writing style is clean, without excessive verbal ornaments.
 Ha uno stile pulito, senza eccessivi ornamenti verbali.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (without interference)indisturbato agg
 The thieves made a clean getaway.
 I ladri sono fuggiti indisturbati.
clean adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (without obscenity)pulito agg
 Keep your language clean, and leave the dirty words out of your talk.
 Usa un linguaggio pulito e tieni le parolacce fuori dalla tua bocca.
clean vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." slang (lose all of one's money)  (privare dei soldi)ridurre sul lastrico vi
  ripulito vtr
 The blackjack tables cleaned me out.
 I giochi di carte mi hanno ridotto sul lastrico
  L'ultima volta che abbiamo giocato a soldi mi ha davvero ripulito.Questa frase non è una traduzione della frase inglese.
clean vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (empty of contents)ripulire, svuotare vtr
 Birds cleaned the trees of fruit.
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Compound Forms/Forme composte
clean bill of health nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. literal (medical confirmation that [sb] is healthy)certificato di buona salute
clean bill of health nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (confirmation that [sth] is ok)controllo superato nm
clean checkup nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (clean bill of health, confirmation that [sb] is healthy)certificato di buona salute nm
 He was worried by a chest pain but the cardiologist gave him a clean checkup.
 Per poter frequentare la palestra è necessario presentare un certificato di buona salute.
clean driving licence nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (driver's permit without endorsements)patente intatta, patente immacolata nf
clean energy nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (non-polluting fuel source)energia pulita nf
clean getaway nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (successful escape)fuga riuscita nf
clean hands nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." figurative (lack of guilt)  (figurato)mani pulite nfpl
 The party is searching for someone with clean hands to run for the office.
 Non pensare male, io in questa storia ho mantenuto le mani pulite.
clean hands nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." literal (hands that are free of dirt)mani pulite nfpl
 You should have clean hands before you eat.
 Devi avere le mani pulite prima di toccare il cibo.
clean house v literal (do housework)pulire casa vtr
 Now that spring has come, it's time to clean house.
 Tutti i sabati mi tocca pulire casa.
clean house v figurative (business, government: reform , change personnel)  (figurato)dare una ripulita vtr
 When staffing his office, the first thing a new president does is clean house.
 Con la scusa della crisi, molte aziende hanno dato una ripulita del personale non gradito.
clean house nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (house that is free of dirt)casa linda nf
 Trevor tried to cheer me up by saying that women with clean houses are boring.
  casa pulita nf
 Ha provato a tirarmi su dicendo che le donne con la casa pulita sono noiose.
clean off vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (remove dirt from)pulire, ripulire vtr
clean out vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." literal ([sth]: clear or dispose of)vuotare vtr
 He's already cleaned out the cookies and has now made a start on the cake.
 We have to break into the sewer line because the builder didn't install a clean out.
 Per favore vuota il cestino della carta straccia.
clean [sth] out vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (place: clean)pulire, ripulire vtr
clean out vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." literal (place: empty or clear)svuotare, sgomberare vtr
 I'll clean out the garage after dinner. It's so cluttered that I can't park my car any more.
 Devo svuotare la cantina da tutte le cianfrusaglie che ho accumulato.
clean out vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (take all money from: [sb], [sth])  (informale)ripulire vtr
 Before he disappeared he cleaned out the cash register.
 Prima di scappare con l'amante la moglie ha ripulito la cassaforte del marito.
clean room nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (room that is free of dust and dirt)camera pulita, stanza pulita nf
 Hotel guests expect to find a clean room when they check in.
 Quando rientro in albergo mi aspetto di trovare la stanza pulita.
clean room nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (laboratory: sterile environment)camera bianca nf
 Hardware manufacturing requires a clean room for creating central-processing chips.
 Indossare la tuta sterile prima di entrare nella camera bianca.
clean sweep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (thorough clearing-up)piazza pulita nf
clean sweep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (overwhelming victory)vittoria schiacciante nf
clean sweep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (thorough reform, change)riforma radicale nf
clean up viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." literal (make things clean)fare pulizia
clean up vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." literal (remove dirt from)pulire, ripulire vtr
clean up viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative, slang (win or make a lot of money)sbancare vi
clean up viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative, slang (stop abusing drugs)  (droghe)togliersi il vizio
  disintossicarsi
clean up vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative, slang (reform)dare una ripulita a
clean-cut
clean cut
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(man: neat appearance, presentable)aspetto curato nm
Nota: hyphen used when term is before noun
 People trusted him because he had that that clean cut Boy Scout image.
clean-cut
clean cut
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(architecture, design: simple, distinct shapes)ben delineato agg
 Modernist architects abandoned the frills and ornamentation of the Victorian and Edwardian eras in favor of simple shapes and clean-cut lines.
 Quella colonna è proprio ben delineata.
clean-looking dall'aspetto pulito adj
clean-shaved rasato di fresco adj
clean-shaven
clean shaven
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(having no stubble or beard)ben rasato agg
Nota: hyphen used when term is before noun
 He usually wears a beard in the winter but goes clean-shaven during the summer months.
 Mi raccomando, al colloquio vacci ben rasato.
clean-up crew squadra di pulizia
come clean v informal (confess, own up to [sth])confessare, ammettere la propria colpa vtr
 You might feel better if you go to your boss and just come clean about what you did.
 Se vuoi sentirti veramente meglio devi ammettere la tua colpa.
dry clean
dry-clean
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(clean using chemicals)lavare a secco vtr
 I will not buy any clothes that I have to dry clean.
 Non compro mai vestiti che devono essere lavati a secco.
dry-clean pulire a secco v
environmental clean up   (pol, ammin, ecc)disinquinamento nm
environmental clean-up   (rimozione rifiuti pericolosi)ripristino ambientale nm
hand-clean atto a pulirsi le mani
spot clean [sth] v (remove a stain or mark from [sth])rimuovere una macchia da qc
spring-clean pulizie di Pasqua
vacuum-clean aspirare v
wipe [sth] clean v (remove dirt from [sth] with a cloth, etc.)pulire strofinando, pulire con un panno, pulire con uno straccio vtr
wipe the slate clean v figurative (begin afresh)ricominciare da zero vi
with clean hands advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (innocently)  (figurato)con le mani pulite avv
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