Meaning of CLEANUP in English


/kleen"up'/ , n.

1. the act or process of cleaning up.

2. Slang. a very large profit: The company made a real cleanup on their new invention.

3. Baseball.

a. the fourth position in the batting order: Our best home-run hitter is batting cleanup.

b. the player who bats in this position.

[ 1865-70, Amer.; n. use of v. phrase clean up ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .