cleaned (part of speech: verb)
dried (part of speech: verb)
- At length he drew out his handkerchief and wiped his forehead. - "The Greater Inclination", Edith Wharton.
- As soon as they had entered the little parlor, his friend cast himself into a chair, and throwing off his hat, wiped away the perspiration which, though a cold October evening, was streaming down his forehead. - "Thaddeus of Warsaw", Jane Porter.
- She made no answer, but wiped away her tears, and tried to smile. - "Warlock o' Glenwarlock", George MacDonald.