Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Clean"

The meaning of "Clean" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does you clean up good yourself. mean?
A: It means the person is complimenting someone and is saying, “You look nice when you dress up.”

The ‘yourself’ at the end means the person complimenting has received a positive comment, and is saying this in return to repay the compliment. I hope this helped! :)
Q: What does squeaky clean mean?
A: It is so clean and polished that if you rubbed your finger on it, it would make a "squeak" noise. Something with even a little bit of dirt on it will not squeak in that way.
Q: What does I cleaned up mean?
A: To look at something or someone very quickly. You could glimpse, look at quickly, look briefly.. depending on the context.
Q: What does 【to clean up after themselves】 mean?
A: It means if you make a mess, then you clean that mess up.

For example, "You need to clean up after yourself because I'm not cleaning up your mess!"

Example sentences using "Clean"

Q: Please show me example sentences with clean out.
A: I’m going to clean out my garage.

The sewer clean out was complete.

She decided to clean out her drawers.

The spring clean out had been successful, all products had been sold.
Q: Please show me example sentences with clean out.
A: I have to clean out the cupboards

I have to clean out my closet

Can you clean out these drawers

Q: Please show me example sentences with clean up after.
A: i hate cooking because I have to clean up after the mess i made.
I'm always cleaning up after the chlidren! no one ever helps me.
are you gonna clean up after that?
i have a habit of cleaning up after people.

Synonyms of "Clean" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between clean up and tidy up ?
A: tidying is generally putting things away.

Cleaning is scrubbing things when they are dirty.

For example:

she tidied away the toys

she cleaned the toilet

They can be used in the same context though. There is not much difference.
Q: What is the difference between to clean and to clean up ?
A: •I will CLEAN/CLEAN UP my room.
-> In most sentences both work
You can only use clean up when talking about bigger areas.
For example: you can't say "I cleaned up the window.


Q: What is the difference between clean and clean up ?
A: To clean something is simply to say you are washing/wiping/rinsing/rubbing something (floor/crockery/glasses/etc) so that it becomes clean.
To clean up is when some event or person has created a mess (e.g. After a party/small children doing painting/a spillage of dirty materials or liquids) which needs to be thoroughly cleaned up.
My mother said "Why do I always have to clean up after you?!"
Q: What is the difference between clean and clean out ?
A: In the sense of cleaning...

I have to clean the garage.
I have to clean out the garage.

The first means I have to make it clean. The second means I have to make space: throw things away, get rid of things, make it tidy, etc.

I want to clean these jam jars.
I want to clean out these jam jars.

These are both really the same. The second one emphasises "getting rid of" the old contents.
Q: What is the difference between clean up and clear up and tidy up ?
A: clean up is like cleaning something such as mopping the floor or cleaning the bathroom etc. Clearing up can be clearing something out of another thing. such as clearing up all of the rubbish from your room... and tidying up can just be making the room look a little more tidy than before

Translations of "Clean"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Clean up the room is bothersome task for me. Even as I know, the most efficient way to maintain my room clean is sweep away the dirt frequently, I can’t do that.
A: Cleaning up my room is a bothersome task for me. Even though I know the most efficient way to maintain my room is to clean it frequently, I still don’t want to do that.

“can’t” implies that the task is impossible to do. If it is impossible then you can say “I still can’t do that” (if you don’t have enough time to clean your room often, etc.).
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? clean up
A: clean up
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? clean
A: Pronunciation-
cleen
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? clean
A: Words that rhyme are "green", "mean", and "keen".

Other questions about "Clean"

Q: Clean air and blue sky "is" or "are"?
A: That's because it is, when you imagine it.

When I imagine clean air and blue sky it is nice.

But clean air and blue sky are nice.
Q: I might not clean it does this sound natural?
A: Perfectly fine!
Q: How to clean it
A: @jamiewang: its difficulty
Q: Clean up my room /
Clean my room up
Which one does it sound more natural?
A: They both sound natural to me. Clean out gives the impression that you are removing a lot of things.

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