Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
cleaning /'kli:niɳ/
  • danh từ
    • sự quét tước, sự dọn dẹp
Concise Dictionary
+a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then jerked overhead
+make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from
+remove unwanted substances from, such as feathers or pits
+clean and tidy up the house
+clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing
+be cleanable
+deprive wholly of money in a gambling game, robbery, etc.
+remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely
+remove while making clean
+remove unwanted substances from
+remove shells or husks from
+free from dirt or impurities; or having clean habits
+free of restrictions or qualifications
+(of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims
+free from impurities
+without difficulties or problems
+ritually clean or pure
+not spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination
+(of behavior or especially language) free from objectionable elements; fit for all observers
+free from sepsis or infection
+morally pure
+(of a manuscript) having few alterations or corrections
+(of a surface) not written or printed on
+exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play
+thorough and without qualification
+(of a record) having no marks of discredit or offense
+not carrying concealed weapons
+free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed
+free of drugs
+completely; used as intensifiers
+in conformity with the rules or laws and without fraud or cheating

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 pure, undefiled, unsullied, unmixed, unadulterated, uncontaminated, unpolluted, uninfected, unspoiled or unspoilt, sanitary, disinfected; antiseptic, decontaminated, purified, sterile:
The laboratory reports that our well water is absolutely clean. You must use a clean bandage.
2 unsoiled, untainted, unstained; unsullied; cleansed, cleanly, (freshly) laundered or washed, scrubbed; spotless, immaculate:
She puts on clean underwear every day in case she's involved in an accident.
3 clean-cut, neat, simple, definite, uncomplicated, smooth, even, straight, trim, tidy:
The edges of the fracture are clean and will mend quickly.
4 innocent, blameless, inoffensive, respectable; decent, chaste, pure, honourable, good, undefiled, virtuous, moral:
The suspect was completely clean - he was out of town at the time of the robbery.
5 non-radioactive:
They say they've produced a clean bomb, but I don't believe it.
6 unarmed, weaponless:
Frisk that suspect and make sure he's clean.
7 completely, entirely, thoroughly, fully, totally, wholly, altogether, quite, utterly, absolutely:
Geoff's clean out of his mind if he believes that. With one blow he cut the orange clean through.
8 come clean. confess, acknowledge, make a clean breast, admit, make a revelation, reveal, Colloq own up, spill the beans; US dialect fess up; Slang sing:
In the end he saw that he was trapped and decided to come clean.
9 cleanse, wash, lave, (take a) shower, sponge, mop, scrub, scour, sweep, dust, vacuum, polish, launder, dry-clean, Brit hoover; tidy, neaten, do up, straighten up or out, unclutter; Brit bath; US and Canadian bathe:
When we cleaned the urn, we could read the inscription. I have told Richard a thousand times to clean his room.
10 clean out.
(a) exhaust, deplete:
The gambler cleaned her out of every penny she had in the world.
(b) empty, leave bare, clear out, evacuate:
We must clean out the larder before it can be painted.
11 clean up.
(a) clean, cleanse, wash, (take a) shower, Brit bath; US take a bath, bathe, wash up:
Clean up, please, dinner is almost ready. It took us a week to clean up the stables.
(b) purge, purify, disinfect, depollute, decontaminate, clear, sanitize:
The council has led the way towards cleaning up the wetlands of chemical waste.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[U] the work of making the inside of a house, etc. clean: They pay someone to do the cleaning.

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