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1. clear

adjective. ['ˈklɪr'] readily apparent to the mind.

Synonyms

  • unambiguous
  • prima facie
  • perspicuous
  • clear-cut
  • luculent
  • clearness
  • trenchant
  • lucid
  • limpidity
  • pellucid
  • unmistakable
  • lucidness
  • definite
  • clarity
  • distinct
  • broad
  • comprehendible
  • vivid
  • unsubtle
  • pellucidity
  • crystal clear
  • comprehensible
  • limpid

Antonyms

  • unclearness
  • unclear
  • ambiguous
  • obscurity
  • incomprehensible
  • indefinite

Etymology

  • clere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cler (Anglo-Norman)

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2. clear

verb. ['ˈklɪr'] rid of obstructions.

Synonyms

  • modify
  • unclutter
  • change

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • top out
  • level
  • break

Etymology

  • clere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cler (Anglo-Norman)

3. clear

adjective. ['ˈklɪr'] free from confusion or doubt.

Synonyms

  • clear-thinking

Antonyms

  • overpay
  • take

Etymology

  • clere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cler (Anglo-Norman)

4. clear

adjective. ['ˈklɪr'] affording free passage or view.

Synonyms

  • open

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • lack

Etymology

  • clere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cler (Anglo-Norman)

5. clear

verb. ['ˈklɪr'] make a way or path by removing objects.

Synonyms

  • create

Antonyms

  • wane
  • decrease

Etymology

  • clere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cler (Anglo-Norman)

6. clear

adjective. ['ˈklɪr'] allowing light to pass through.

Synonyms

  • transparent
  • translucent
  • lucid
  • clearness
  • semitransparent
  • unfrosted
  • crystal clear
  • crystalline
  • hyaloid
  • liquid
  • unclouded
  • uncloudedness
  • limpid
  • pellucid
  • hyaline

Antonyms

  • opaque
  • pay cash
  • charge
  • underpay

Etymology

  • clere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cler (Anglo-Norman)

7. clear

adverb. ['ˈklɪr'] completely.

Antonyms

  • be born

Etymology

  • clere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cler (Anglo-Norman)

8. clear

adjective. ['ˈklɪr'] free from contact or proximity or connection.

Antonyms

  • emit

Etymology

  • clere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cler (Anglo-Norman)

9. up

adverb. ['ˈʌp'] spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position.

Synonyms

  • upwards
  • upwardly

Antonyms

  • downwards
  • downwardly
  • downward

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. up

adjective. ['ˈʌp'] being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level.

Synonyms

  • leading
  • risen
  • upfield
  • ahead
  • in the lead
  • dormie
  • heavenward
  • sprouted
  • aweigh
  • ascending
  • upward
  • dormy
  • upbound
  • high

Antonyms

  • down
  • low
  • fragrant
  • sober

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word clear-up


1. Noun Phrase
Many times, Labyrinthitis will go away on its own, but you may need an antibiotic from your doctor to clear up an infection at the root of the problem.

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