Phrasal Verb: Mop up

Phrasal Verb: Mop up


Meaning: Resolve a problem

Example: He was left to MOP UP the mess after they resigned.

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Phrasal Verb: Mop up


Meaning: Kill or capture the last few enemy soldiers after a victory.

Example: After the battle, it took them a couple of weeks to MOP UP the remaining rebels.

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Meaning: Eat a sauce with bread to finish it

Example: The sauce was so delicious that I ordered some bread to MOP it UP.

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Phrasal Verb: Mop up


Meaning: Remove a liquid that has been spilt

Example: I used a cloth to MOP UP the coffee I had knocked over.

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