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clean someone out

Slang definitions & phrases for clean someone out

clean someone out

verb phrase
  1. To win all of someone's money at gambling, esp in a crap game (1812+)
  2. To require or use up all of someone's money: Buying the condo just about cleaned them out (1860s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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