One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the kitchen was spotless’
perfectly clean, ultra-clean, pristine, immaculate, shining, shiny, gleaming, spick and span
freshly laundered, snowy, snowy-white, snow-white, whiter than white
unsoiled, unmarked, unstained
2‘a spotless reputation’
unblemished, unsullied, untarnished, untainted, unstained, pure, as pure as the driven snow, whiter than white, lily-white, flawless, immaculate, impeccable, faultless, blameless, guiltless, sinless, unimpeachable, irreproachable, above reproach
innocent, untouched, undefiled, uncorrupted
informal squeaky clean
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.