- wipe off the map,
- wipe out,
- wipe the slate clean,
- wire brush,
- wire cloth
Origin of wiper
Examples from the Web for wiper
Two pails of water flanked this rack, in each of which had been thrust a slotted hickory "wiper" threaded with a square of cloth.The Adventures of Bobby Orde|Stewart Edward White
"He's a wiper," mused Neighbor, as Bartholomew walked springily away.
Last night a despised wiper; at daybreak, an engineer; and his nose in the air at the idea of taking on a wiper for fireman.
Nor did Soda Springs know how desperate the wiper's extremity had become.Held for Orders|Frank H. Spearman
The wiper is cautioned to move the ladle constantly while dropping the solder.Elements of Plumbing|Samuel Dibble