Textual thesaurus for "clear"

(adj) well-defined

accurately stated or described

a set of well-defined values

(adj) percipient

characterized by ease and quickness in perceiving

clear mind; a percipient author

(adj) clean-cut, clear-cut

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

(adj) unmortgaged

(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

(adj) cleared, vindicated, exculpated, exonerated, absolved

freed from any question of guilt

is absolved from all blame; was now clear of the charge of cowardice; his official honor is vindicated

(adj) readable, decipherable

easily deciphered

(adj) open

affording free passage or view

a clear view; a clear path to victory; open waters; the open countryside

(adj) unclouded, clean, light

(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

(adj) clean

free of restrictions or qualifications

a clean bill of health; a clear winner

(adv) clearly

in an easily perceptible manner

could be seen clearly under the microscope; She cried loud and clear

(adv) all the way


read the book clear to the end; slept clear through the night; there were open fields clear to the horizon

(noun) open

a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water

finally broke out of the forest into the open

(verb) clear up

free (the throat) by making a rasping sound

Clear the throat

(verb) unclutter

rid of obstructions

Clear your desk

(verb) clear up, crystalise, crystalize, crystallise, crystallize, shed light on, sort out, straighten out, illuminate, elucidate, enlighten

make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear

Could you clarify these remarks?; Clear up the question of who is at fault

(verb) solve

settle, as of a debt

clear a debt; solve an old debt

(verb) pass, authorise, authorize

grant authorization or clearance for

Clear the manuscript for publication; The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography

(verb) acquit, assoil, exculpate, exonerate, discharge

pronounce not guilty of criminal charges

The suspect was cleared of the murder charges

(verb) top

pass by, over, or under without making contact

the balloon cleared the tree tops

(verb) bring in, take in, earn, gain, make, realise, realize, pull in

earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages

How much do you make a month in your new job?; She earns a lot in her new job; this merger brought in lots of money; He clears $5,000 each month

(verb) sack, sack up, net

make as a net profit

The company cleared $1 million

(verb) net

yield as a net profit

This sale netted me $1 million

(verb) pass

go unchallenged; be approved

The bill cleared the House

(verb) clear up, brighten, light up

become clear

The sky cleared after the storm