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Those were his very words, and you, I suppose, are the clean slate.

If he could get a clean slate by a week from Monday, say, he might still be of some use to the team.

"And we were hunting for a clean slate," I suggested satirically.

As the reader knows, the Americans had no clean slate on which to write at Panama.

"You see, hon, I want to have a clean slate," he went on rather lamely.

They were lucky to get through the first half with a clean slate.

"It's to be a clean slate, my girl," he said, looking down at her.

They expected him to take all the responsibility and give them a clean slate!

It had to be a clean slate for the folks back home, and especially for Jerry.

He is an American crook with a clean slate, so far as this side is concerned.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.