Synonyms of wipe in English:

wipe


See definition of wipe

verb

1‘Beth wiped the kitchen table with a damp cloth’

SYNONYMS
rub, clean, mop, sponge, swab
dry, polish
Scottish, Northern English dight

2‘he wiped the marks off the window’

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rub off, clean off, sponge off, polish off
remove, get rid of, dispose of, take off, erase, efface

3‘they wiped up the mess’

SYNONYMS
clean up, clear up, mop up, sponge up
remove, get rid of

4‘she wiped the unpleasant memory from her mind’

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obliterate, expunge, erase, blot out, remove, remove all traces of, blank out

noun

1‘Bert gave the table a final wipe’

SYNONYMS
rub, clean, mop, sponge, swab, polish

Phrases

    wipe someone/something out

    ‘soldiers wiped out an entire village in Lampung province’


    SYNONYMS




    informal


    North American informal


    literary