cleanskin

UK [ˈkliːnskɪn] / US [ˈklɪnˌskɪn] noun [countable]
Word forms "cleanskin":
singular cleanskin plural cleanskins informal
someone who the police have no information about because they have not been arrested in the past

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  • cleanskin — /ˈklinskɪn / (say kleenskin) noun 1. an unbranded animal; clearskin. 2. someone who is free from blame, or has no record of police conviction. 3. → cleanskin nobby. 4. someone who lacks experience; a novice. 5. → cleanskin sheep. 6. a bottle of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • cleanskin — n. Austral. 1 an unbranded animal. 2 sl. a person free from blame, without a police record, etc. * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Australia : an unbranded animal compare maverick * * * cleanˈskin noun 1. An unbranded animal (Aust; also clearˈskin) 2. A… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cleanskin — noun /ˈkliːnskɪn/ a) An unbranded animal. I started off lassoing the cleanskins, dragging them up bellowing to the bronco panel where they were quickly leg roped, thrown and branded. b) Someone with no prior criminal record, a person with no… …   Wiktionary

  • Cleanskin — unbranded cattle; not a criminal …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • cleanskin — Australian Slang unbranded cattle; not a criminal …   English dialects glossary

  • cleanskin — n. unbranded farm animal; somebody who has no criminal record (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cleanskin — noun another term for clearskin …   English new terms dictionary

  • Cleanskin (film) — Cleanskin Directed by Hadi Hajaig Produced by Hadi Hajaig Written …   Wikipedia

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