What does mop up mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. completion, culmination, closing, windup, mop up(verb)

    a concluding action

  2. wipe up, mop up, mop(verb)

    to wash or wipe with or as if with a mop

    "Mop the hallway now"; "He mopped her forehead with a towel"

  3. worst, pip, mop up, whip, rack up(verb)

    defeat thoroughly

    "He mopped up the floor with his opponents"

  4. get through, wrap up, finish off, mop up, polish off, clear up, finish up(verb)

    finish a task completely

    "I finally got through this homework assignment"

Wiktionary

  1. mop up(Verb)

    To clean up with a mop; especially to clean up a spill or mess.

  2. mop up(Verb)

    To fix problems; to correct or repair.

How to pronounce mop up?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say mop up in sign language?

  1. mopup

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mop up in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mop up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of mop up in a Sentence

  1. Cal Fire Captain Lucas Spelman:

    Cal Fire is not progressing any longer, which is good, we are in the stage of being able to go in there and mop up.

Images & Illustrations of mop up

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