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  • Clean up
  • Clean up your act
  • Clean your clock
  • Come clean ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Consigned to the dustbin of history
  • Dicky Dirt ( Cockney rhyming slang for shirt )
  • Dig up the dirt
  • Dirt bag ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Dirt cheap
  • Dirt poor
  • Dirty but clean
  • Dish the dirt
  • Done and dusted
  • Draw a line in the sand
  • Dust bunny
  • Dust down
  • Dust up
  • Dust your pants
  • Eat dirt
  • Eat my dust
  • Fire up the Quattro ( A catchphrase from Gene Glenister In Ashes To Ashes )
  • Gather dust
  • Gathering dust
  • Good clean fun
  • Grit your teeth
  • Have clean hands
  • Head in the sand
  • Hold it up to the light, not a stain and shining light ( Surf Washing Powder advertising slogan )
  • House built on sand
  • If it's got to be clean, it's got to be Tide ( Tide Washing Powder advertising slogan )
  • It's all good clean fun
  • Keep a clean sheet
  • Keep your nose clean
  • Keep your powder dry
  • Kick sand in his face
  • Kiss the dust
  • Make a clean break
  • Make a clean breast of it
  • Menthol-Fresh, cool, clean, Consulate ( Consulate Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Mister Clean
  • Not just nearly clean, but really clean ( Ariel Ultra advertising slogan )
  • Omo adds brightness to whiteness ( Omo washing powder advertising slogan )
  • Pearline keeps white things white and bright women bright ( Pearline washing powder advertising slogan )
  • Powder room
  • Powder your nose
  • Put your trust in God, and keep your powder dry
  • Raise dust
  • Rake over the ashes
  • Rise from the ashes
  • Rise like a Phoenix from the ashes
  • Sackcloth and ashes
  • Selling sand to Arabs
  • Show a clean pair of heels
  • Smart dust
  • Spit and sawdust
  • Spring clean
  • Squeaky clean
  • Sun, sea and sand
  • Take a powder
  • The clean plate club
  • Throw enough dirt and some will stick
  • Tide's in, dirt's out ( Tide Washing Powder advertising slogan )
  • Treat someone like dirt
  • True Grit ( John Wayne movie )
  • True grit
  • Turn to ashes in your mouth
  • When the oak is before the ash, then you will only get a splash; when the ash
  • Wipe out
  • Wipe the floor with
  • Wipe the slate clean
  • Wipe the smile off your face
  • Wipe your face
  • You won't see me for dust
  • You're not fully clean until you're Zestfully clean ( Zest Soap advertising slogan )
  • Ziggy Stardust ( David Bowie song )

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