clear up after - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyclear up after
he/she/itclears up after
present participleclearing up after
past tensecleared up after
past participlecleared up after
  1. clear up after someone to make a place tidy after someone else has made it untidy

    I’m sick to death of clearing up after you.

See also main entry: clear