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clean-cut

[ kleen-kuht ]
/ ˈklinˈkʌt /
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adjective
having distinct, regular shape: a face with clean-cut features.
clearly outlined.
neat and wholesome: a polite, clean-cut young man.
unambiguously clear; unmistakable; clear-cut: The case against him is a clean-cut one.
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Origin of clean-cut

First recorded in 1835–45
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clean-cut

adjective
clearly outlined; neatclean-cut lines of a ship
definitea clean-cut decision in boxing
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