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[skwee-kee-kleen] /ˈskwi kiˈklin/
adjective, Informal.
scrupulously clean.
virtuous, wholesome, and above reproach:
a squeaky-clean reputation. Unabridged
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Examples from the web for squeaky-clean
  • From a squeaky-clean nun to a single mom who cleans.
  • Nature is not nearly so finicky or squeaky-clean as our ideals demand.
  • Critics say other figures in his party lack his squeaky-clean pedigree.
British Dictionary definitions for squeaky-clean


(of hair) washed so clean that wet strands squeak when rubbed
completely clean
(informal, derogatory) (of a person) cultivating a virtuous and wholesome image
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Slang definitions & phrases for squeaky-clean

squeak by

verb phrase

To pass, succeed, achieve a goal, etc, by the narrowest of margins: He just barely squeaked through his medical boards (1938+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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