Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: clear
IPA transcription: [kl'ɪɹ]
Pronunciations of clear
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: clear
    Meaning: readily apparent to the mind; "a clear and present danger"; "a clear explanation"; "a clear case of murder"; "a clear indication that she was angry"; "gave us a clear idea of human nature"
  • Synonyms: clear
    Meaning: free from confusion or doubt; "a complex problem requiring a clear head"; "not clear about what is expected of us"
  • Synonyms: clear, open
    Meaning: affording free passage or view; "a clear view"; "a clear path to victory"; "open waters"; "the open countryside"
  • Synonyms: clear
    Meaning: allowing light to pass through; "clear water"; "clear plastic bags"; "clear glass"; "the air is clear and clean"
  • Synonyms: clear(p)
    Meaning: free from contact or proximity or connection; "we were clear of the danger"; "the ship was clear of the reef"
  • Synonyms: clear
    Meaning: characterized by freedom from troubling thoughts (especially guilt); "a clear conscience"; "regarded her questioner with clear untroubled eyes"
  • Synonyms: clean, clear, light, unclouded
    Meaning: (of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims; "efforts to obtain a clean bass in orchestral recordings"; "clear laughter like a waterfall"; "clear reds and blues"; "a light lilting voice like a silver bell"
  • Synonyms: clear, unmortgaged
    Meaning: (especially of a title) free from any encumbrance or limitation that presents a question of fact or law; "I have clear title to this property"
  • Synonyms: clear, clean-cut, clear-cut
    Meaning: clear and distinct to the senses; easily perceptible; "as clear as a whistle"; "clear footprints in the snow"; "the letter brought back a clear image of his grandfather"; "a spire clean-cut against the sky"; "a clear-cut pattern"
r meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: clear, all_the_way
    Meaning: completely; "read the book clear to the end"; "slept clear through the night"; "there were open fields clear to the horizon"
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: unclutter, clear
    Meaning: rid of obstructions; "Clear your desk"
  • Synonyms: clear
    Meaning: make a way or path by removing objects; "Clear a path through the dense forest"
  • Synonyms: clear_up, clear, light_up, brighten
    Meaning: become clear; "The sky cleared after the storm"
  • Synonyms: authorize, authorise, pass, clear
    Meaning: grant authorization or clearance for; "Clear the manuscript for publication"; "The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography"
  • Synonyms: clear
    Meaning: remove; "clear the leaves from the lawn"; "Clear snow from the road"
  • Synonyms: pass, clear
    Meaning: go unchallenged; be approved; "The bill cleared the House"
  • Synonyms: clear
    Meaning: be debited and credited to the proper bank accounts; "The check will clear within 2 business days"
  • Synonyms: clear
    Meaning: go away or disappear; "The fog cleared in the afternoon"
  • Synonyms: clear, top
    Meaning: pass by, over, or under without making contact; "the balloon cleared the tree tops"
  • Synonyms: clear, clear_up, shed_light_on, crystallize, crystallise, crystalize, crystalise, straighten_out, sort_out, enlighten, illuminate, elucidate
    Meaning: make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
Usage examples
  • That was clear.
  • "He won't, Mrs. Clear.
  • That is clear, I trust?"
  • "Can you trust Mrs. Clear?"
  • All was clear to probation.
  • Do I make myself quite clear?"
  • My brain was clear and refreshed.
  • Let me go and clear it up at once.
  • The boy answered, swift and clear:
  • I must keep my intelligence clear.
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