adj. Free from dirt or filth; as, clean clothes. Free from that which is useless or injurious; without defects; as, clean land; clean timber. Free from awkwardness; not bungling; adroit; dexterous; as, a clean trick; a clean leap over a fence. Free from errors and vulgarisms; as, a clean style. Free from restraint or neglect; complete; entire. Free from moral defilement; sinless; pure.
- (Script.) Free from ceremonial defilement. Free from that which is corrupting to the morals; pure in tone; healthy.
- Well-proportioned; shapely; as, clean limbs.
- adv. Without limitation or remainder; quite; perfectly; wholly; entirely. Without miscarriage; not bunglingly; dexterously.
- vb. To render clean; to free from whatever is foul, offensive, or extraneous; to purify; to cleanse.