cleaner

Definitions of cleaner
  1. noun
    someone whose occupation is cleaning
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    char, charwoman, cleaning lady, cleaning woman, woman
    a human female employed to do housework
    chimneysweep, chimneysweeper, sweep
    someone who cleans soot from chimneys
    scourer
    someone who cleanses by scouring
    street cleaner, street sweeper
    a worker employed to clean streets (especially one employed by a municipal sanitation department)
    window cleaner
    someone who cleans windows for pay
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    jack, laborer, labourer, manual laborer
    someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
  2. noun
    the operator of dry-cleaning establishment
    synonyms: dry cleaner
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    market keeper, shopkeeper, storekeeper, tradesman
    a merchant who owns or manages a shop
  3. noun
    a preparation used in cleaning something
    synonyms: cleanser, cleansing agent
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    bathroom cleaner
    a preparation for cleaning bathrooms
    dentifrice
    a substance for cleaning the teeth; applied with a toothbrush
    detergent
    a cleansing agent that differs from soap but can also emulsify oils and hold dirt in suspension
    shampoo
    cleansing agent consisting of soaps or detergents used for washing the hair
    soap
    a cleansing agent made from the salts of vegetable or animal fats
    bar soap
    soap in the form of a bar
    castile soap
    a good hard soap made from olive oil and sodium hydroxide
    dishwasher detergent, dishwashing detergent, dishwashing liquid
    a low-sudsing detergent designed for use in dishwashers
    laundry detergent
    any of various detergents designed for use in a washing machine for clothing
    liquid detergent
    a detergent in liquid form
    liquid soap
    soap in liquid form
    leather soap, saddle soap
    a mild soap for cleansing and conditioning leather
    soap flakes
    soap that has been cut into flakes to make suds faster
    built-soap powder, soap powder, washing powder
    soap in powdered form mixed with alkaline builders
    green soap, soft soap
    a soft (or liquid) soap made from vegetable oils; used in certain skin diseases
    bath soap, face soap, toilet soap
    soap used as a toiletry
    toothpaste
    a dentifrice in the form of a paste
    tooth powder, toothpowder
    a dentifrice in the form of a powder
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    formulation, preparation
    a substance prepared according to a formula
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