clean hands

Definition of "clean hands"
  1. The state of not being involved in dishonest activities or behavior
How to use "clean hands" in a sentence
  1. The company was able to successfully fight the lawsuit because of their clean hands.
  2. They insisted they had clean hands, having never participated in any fraudulent activities.
  3. Maintaining clean hands in all dealings is an integral part of the firm's ethical policy.

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