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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Completely neat and clean;

Usage examples (32)
  • Headquarters needed to look spic-and-span for the Life magazine shoot.
  • He was extremely spic-and-span in appearance, and wore light-coloured kid gloves.
  • Geof named a sergeant, a spic-and-span officer with a stern, reserved personality and a paradoxically sweet smile.
  • Ishmael agreed that a spic-and-span, spanking-new Cessna, feather light, fast even at impulse speed, was what was needed here. for more
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