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Re: Clean as a whip

Posted by Bruce Kahl on February 27, 2006

In Reply to: Clean as a whip posted by Paul Czerner on February 26, 2006

: : I am having trouble finding the origin of the phrase "clean as a whip". I am unable to find it anywhere on the web.

I have heard "smart as a whip" and
"sharp as a whip" but I have never heard clean as a whip. And I, like you, am unable to find anything concerning the phrase you posted.

Within what context did you see / hear the phrase?