clean-handed

[ kleen-han-did ]
/ ˈklinˈhæn dɪd /

adjective

free from wrongdoing; guiltless.

Nearby words

  1. clean sweep,
  2. clean technology,
  3. clean up,
  4. clean wool,
  5. clean-cut,
  6. clean-limbed,
  7. clean-living,
  8. clean-shaven,
  9. clean-tech,
  10. clean-up

Origin of clean-handed

First recorded in 1720–30

Related formsclean·hand·ed·ness, noun

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