clearing up

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  • The old plan had been to clear up everything as one went along. Cited from Army Boys on the Firing Line, by Homer Randall
  • She said that it would be certain to clear up in a day or two. Cited from The Window-Gazer, Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
  • I never referred to him a difficulty that he could not clear up. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • One would be able to clear up quite a piece of forest. Cited from The Knights of the Cross, by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • It is possible for smaller cases to clear up on their own.
  • He suggested that the clear-up could take twenty years or so.
  • But you want to clear up things -- what can you clear up? Cited from Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9),by Samuel Richardson
  • Now, let us go back to the point we wished to clear up. Cited from Laughter, by Henri Bergson
  • I thought you had come to clear up what was left. Cited from Kennedy Square, by F. Hopkinson Smith
  • But this statement last week really does clear up the question for me.
  • For this reason, recent years saw efforts to clear up the river.
  • She must clear up the room, and have everything ship-shape in an hour. Cited from The Lion's Mouse, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • Yet she knew this would help to clear up the situation. Cited from The Sheriff's Son, by William MacLeod Raine
  • But, before meeting his case, let us clear up a personal question. Cited from Modern Mythology, by Andrew Lang
  • They are trying to clear up their ideas of themselves, and of the world. Cited from Maxim Gorki, by Hans Ostwald
  • We can now clear up this question of a fifth stage, as follows. Cited from Man or Matter, by Ernst Lehrs
  • I took it upon myself to clear up their minds on these points. Cited from In the Claws of the German Eagle, by Albert Rhys Williams
  • "It seemed in the morning as if it were going to clear up." Cited from Betty Trevor, by Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  • When morning came we made a successful effort to clear up the mystery. Cited from An Autobiography of Buffalo Bill (Colonel W. F. Cody), by W. F. Cody
  • For this, something should be said to clear up the question.
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