One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Thoroughly clean the inside of something.‘my mom says I have to go and clean out the hamster 's cage’
- ‘Still, the last wren around here nested in the dryer vent, which was a mess to clean out.’
- ‘The pond was last cleaned out around 25 years ago.’
- ‘Cleaning a cupboard out, I noticed my 40 year old gold wedding ring had turned a very shiny silver colour!’
- ‘She also gave us some stuff to clean out her wounds with.’
- ‘I can do projects around the house, like try to refinish my front door, or clean out my gutters.’
- ‘Marie gently washed the shrapnel wound, cleaning out dried blood.’
- ‘It took an hour a day to clean them out.’
- ‘To make your sandpaper last longer, use an old toothbrush to clean out the clogged sandpaper.’
- ‘The Council on Family Health offers some good tips on cleaning out the family medicine chest.’
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