house|clean

house|clean
house|clean «HOWS KLEEN», intransitive verb.
to do a housecleaning: »

When we all pitch in we can houseclean in about an hour (Maclean's).

–v.t.
to subject to a housecleaning: »

I…tucked it in my flat middle desk drawer, the one that never gets housecleaned (Harper's).

[back formation < housecleaning]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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