spring-cleaning


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spring-clean·ing

(sprĭng′klē′nĭng)
n.
A thorough cleaning, especially of a residence when winter is over.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spring-cleaning - the activity of cleaning a house thoroughly at the end of winter
cleaning, cleansing, cleanup - the act of making something clean; "he gave his shoes a good cleaning"
Translations

spring-cleaning

[ˌsprɪŋˈkliːnɪŋ] Nlimpieza f general
to do the spring-cleaninglimpiar toda la casa

spring-cleaning

[ˌsprɪŋˈkliːnɪŋ] npulizie fpl di primavera

spring-cleaning

تَنْظِيفٌ شَامِلٌ لِلْمَنْزِلِ بَعْدَ إِنْتِهاءِ الشِّتاء jarní úklid hovedrengøring Frühjahrsputz ανοιξιάτικο καθάρισμα limpieza general kevätsiivous nettoyage de printemps veliko spremanje pulizie di primavera 春季の大掃除 대청소 voorjaarsschoonmaak vårrengjøring wiosenne porządki faxina geral, limpeza a fundo генеральная уборка vårstädning การทำความสะอาดบ้านทั่วทั้งหลัง bahar temizliği dọn dẹp nhà cửa sạch sẽ vào cuối đông 春季大扫除
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