wipe up


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Related to wipe up: wipe away, wipe off
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.wipe up - to wash or wipe with or as if with a mop; "Mop the hallway now"; "He mopped her forehead with a towel"
swab, swob - wash with a swab or a mop; "swab the ship's decks"
sponge - soak up with a sponge
imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, absorb, suck, take up, take in, draw - take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"
Translations
utřít
tørre op
pyyhkiä
obrisati
皿拭きをする
닦다
torka upp
เช็ดให้สะอาด
lau sạch

w>wipe up

vt sep liquidaufwischen, aufputzen (Sw); dishesabtrocknen
viabtrocknen

wipe up

يَـمْسَحُ utřít tørre op aufwischen σκουπίζω limpiar, secar pyyhkiä essuyer obrisati asciugare 皿拭きをする 닦다 opvegen tørke opp wytrzeć enxugar подтирать torka upp เช็ดให้สะอาด silip temizlemek lau sạch 擦干净
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