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Mop up   /mɑp əp/   Listen
Mop up

A concluding action.  Synonyms: closing, completion, culmination, windup.

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"Mop up" Quotes from Famous Books

... sobs Peni said that 'I was very unjust indeed.' 'Indeed, indeed, dear mama, you are unjust! Ferdinando does everything for you, and I do nothing, except tease you, and even' (sobbing) 'I am sometimes a very naughty boy.' I had to mop up his tears with my pocket-handkerchief, and excuse myself as well as I could from the moral imputation of ...
— The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II • Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Words linked to "Mop up" :   imbibe, finalization, follow-through, ending, sponge, cap off, swob, take in, vanquish, trounce, finish, suck, swab, consummation, soak up, take up, finalisation, termination, beat, conclusion, sop up, finishing, crush, suck up, graduation, draw, shell, beat out, complete, absorb

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