cleanly cleanly  /ˈklin li/


  1. (adj) habitually clean
  2. (adv) in an adroit manner
  3. (adv) in a manner that minimizes dirt and pollution
  4. (adv) without difficulty or distortion


  1. Long-Range EURAUD Scalp Eyes Initial Objectives at 1.3760

    Scalp Note s : Bottom Line: Although our longer-term metrics continue to point higher, recent price action suggests our medium-term focus should be lower towards 1.3760-1.38. A cleanly formed descending channel may continue to guide price action with rallies into 1.4035 to be sold.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Daily FX

  2. Special Report: Egypt's Brotherhood turns to flour power

    By Tom Perry and Abdel Rahman Youssef ALEXANDRIA (Reuters) - The bread queue can be a dangerous and dishonest place in Egypt. People have killed over state-subsidized loaves. Corruption blights much of the trade. The problems, says the ruling Muslim Brotherhood, are why it has introduced a new way to deliver bread - safely and cleanly - from bakeries to homes. ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News


  1. "That wasn't cleanly handled," Belichick said. "I'll take responsibility."
    on Nov 16, 2009 By: Bill Belichick Source: Boston Globe

  2. "Our troops won the war clearly, cleanly and quickly," said Rep. David Obey, D-Wis., chairman of the Appropriations Committee.
    on Apr 19, 2007 By: David Obey Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. Match referee Jeff Crowe said in an ICC statement: "In the first instance, when Nathan Hauritz was the fielder, the on-field umpires consulted and neither was able to decide if the catch was taken cleanly so they referred the decision to the third...
    on Jul 20, 2009 By: Jeff Crowe Source: AFP

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