Thesaurus / mop-up

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

Those were mop-up operations, clearing the streets of the last of the priest-king forces; he was not needed there.

Warlord of KorTerry Gene Carr

A dozen times they had almost stumbled headlong into roving German mop-up patrols.

Dave Dawson at DunkirkRobert Sydney Bowen

"Congratulations on the mop-up, which I understand was one hundred point oh oh oh percent," the officer said.

Man of Many MindsE. Everett Evans

Golly, I want to be a Thorgunner and get in on the mop-up when it comes!

Be It Ever ThusRobert Moore Williams

And a mop-up squad patrolled outward from the reclaimed camp, picked up two living Throgs, both wandering witlessly.

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