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sauber

  
sau•ber  
1       adj  
a    (=rein, reinlich)   clean  
sauber sein      [Hund etc]   to be house-trained  
[Kind]   to be (potty-)trained  
b    (=ordentlich)   neat, tidy     (Aus, Sw, S Ger)   (=hübsch)   [Mädel]   pretty  
(=exakt)  
accurate
c    (=anständig)   honest, upstanding  
sauber bleiben      to keep one's hands clean  
bleib sauber!      inf   keep your nose clean inf     
d    inf   (=großartig)   fantastic, great  
sauber! sauber!      that's the stuff! inf     
du bist mir ja ein sauberer Freund!      iro   a fine friend YOU are! iro     
eine saubere Gesellschaft!      iro   a bunch of crooks  
das ist ja sauber!      iro   that's great iro     
2       adv  
a    (=rein)  
etw sauber putzen      to clean sth  
sauber singen/spielen      to sing/play on key  
b    (=sorgfältig)   very thoroughly, well
c    (=genau)   [analysieren, darstellen]   carefully  
etw sauber lösen      to find a neat solution for sth  
d      (Aus, S Ger, verstärkend)   really and truly  


sauber halten   sau•ber hal•ten      vt   irreg   to keep clean  
sauber machen   sau•ber ma•chen      vt   to clean
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
sauber! sauber! exp.
that's the stuff!

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Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to be house-trained ; to be (potty-)trained
exp.
keep your nose clean
exp.
to keep one's hands clean
exp.
spotless
exp.
absolutely spotless
exp.
to find a neat solution for sth
exp.
to clean sth
exp.
to keep sth clean
exp.
to sing/play on key
exp.
to get the house clean
exp.
that's great
[Iron.]
exp.
in a detective story everything has to work out {or} to be resolved neatly
exp.
the terms here are not used correctly
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'sauber' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
sauber
[UK]
exp.
toll! ; sauber!
exp.
peinlich sauber
exp.
peinlich sauber
exp.
etw sauber machen
exp.
etw sauber machen
exp.
sich sauber machen
exp.
etw sauber kriegen/aufkriegen/zukriegen
exp.
es müsste mal sauber gemacht werden
exp.
nicht in Schwierigkeiten kommen ; sauber bleiben

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