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cleanadjective above suspicion, acquitted, angelic, blameless, bloodless, cleanminded, clear, entirely defensible, fair, faultless, free from guilt, free from impurities, free from sin, good, guileless, guiltless, high-principled, honest, honorable, immaculate, impeccable, in the clear, incorrupt, incorruptible, innocent, inviolable, inviolate, irreprehensible, irreproachable, irreprovable, lawful, moral, mundus, not guilty, not responsible, pure, pure-hearted, pure in heart, purus, right-minded, scrupulous, snowy, spotless, stainless, straight, strictly honest, taintless, unblamable, unblemished, unbribed, uncorrupted, unculpable, unerring, unexceptionable, unimpeachable, uninvolved, unmuddied, unobjectionable, unoffending, unsoiled, unspotted, unstained, unsullied, upright, veracious, virtuous, white, without a stain, without reproach
Associated concepts: clean bill of lading, clean credit, clean docket receipt, clean hands doctrine, clean money
See also: blameless, decontaminate, honest, meticulous, pure, purge