This page is about the phrasal verb clean up
to make something clean and tidy
tidy up, clear up
- clean up sth You're not going anywhere until you've cleaned up your bedroom. It's a mess!
- clean sth up Could whoever dropped food on the floor please go and clean it up?
Nouns often used as objects with clean up: house, room, kitchen, bedroom, mess, spilled drink
I'm teaching my children to be responsible by making them do things such as cleaning up
Contributor: Matt Errey