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wipe the slate clean

Slang definitions & phrases for wipe the slate clean

wipe the slate clean

verb phrase

To cancel or ignore what has gone before; begin anew; go back to square one: Let's just wipe the slate clean and pretend it never happened (1921+)


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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Idioms and Phrases with wipe the slate clean

wipe the slate clean

see under clean slate
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