Found 4 items, similar to Clear.
English → Indonesian
English → English
(kl[=e]r), a. [Compar. Clearer
.] [OE. cler, cleer, OF. cler, F. clair, fr.L.
clarus, clear, bright, loud, distinct, renowned; perh. akin
to L. clamare to call, E. claim. Cf. Chanticleer
1. Free from opaqueness; transparent; bright; light;
The stream is so transparent, pure, and clear.
Fair as the moon, clear as the sun. --Canticles
2. Free from ambiguity or indistinctness; lucid; perspicuous;
plain; evident; manifest; indubitable.
One truth is clear; whatever is, is right. --Pope.
3. Able to perceive clearly; keen; acute; penetrating;
discriminating; as, a clear intellect; a clear head.
Mother of science! now I feel thy power
Within me clear, not only to discern
Things in their causes, but to trace the ways
Of highest agents. --Milton.
4. Not clouded with passion; serene; cheerful.
With a countenance as clear
As friendship wears at feasts. --Shak.
5. Easily or distinctly heard; audible; canorous.
Hark! the numbers soft and clear
Gently steal upon the ear. --Pope.
6. Without mixture; entirely pure; as, clear sand.
7. Without defect or blemish, such as freckles or knots; as,
a clear complexion; clear lumber.
8. Free from guilt or stain; unblemished.
Statesman, yet friend to truth! in soul sincere,
In action faithful, and in honor clear. --Pope.
9. Without diminution; in full; net; as, clear profit.
I often wished that I had clear,
For life, six hundred pounds a-year. --Swift
10. Free from impediment or obstruction; unobstructed; as, a
clear view; to keep clear of debt.
My companion . . . left the way clear for him.
11. Free from embarrassment; detention, etc.
The cruel corporal whispered in my ear,
Five pounds, if rightly tipped, would set me clear.
. See under Breach
, n., 4.
(Law.), days reckoned from one day to another,
excluding both the first and last day; as, from Sunday to
Sunday there are six clear days.
, boards, planks, etc., free from knots.
Syn: Manifest; pure; unmixed; pellucid; transparent;
luminous; obvious; visible; plain; evident; apparent;
distinct; perspicuous. See Manifest
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cleared
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To render bright, transparent, or undimmed; to free from
He sweeps the skies and clears the cloudy north.
2. To free from impurities; to clarify; to cleanse.
3. To free from obscurity or ambiguity; to relive of
perplexity; to make perspicuous.
Many knotty points there are
Which all discuss, but few can clear. --Prior.
4. To render more quick or acute, as the understanding; to
Our common prints would clear up their
5. To free from impediment or incumbrance, from defilement,
or from anything injurious, useless, or offensive; as, to
clear land of trees or brushwood, or from stones; to clear
the sight or the voice; to clear one's self from debt; --
often used with of, off, away, or out.
Clear your mind of cant. --Dr. Johnson.
A statue lies hid in a block of marble; and the art
of the statuary only clears away the superfluous
6. To free from the imputation of guilt; to justify,
vindicate, or acquit; -- often used with from before the
I . . . am sure he will clear me from partiality.
How! wouldst thou clear rebellion? --Addison.
7. To leap or pass by, or over, without touching or failure;
as, to clear a hedge; to clear a reef.
8. To gain without deduction; to net.
The profit which she cleared on the cargo.
To clear a ship at the customhouse
, to exhibit the
documents required by law, give bonds, or perform other
acts requisite, and procure a permission to sail, and such
papers as the law requires.
To clear a ship for action
, or To clear for action
(Naut.), to remove incumbrances from the decks, and
prepare for an engagement.
To clear the land
(Naut.), to gain such a distance from
shore as to have sea room, and be out of danger from the
To clear hawse
(Naut.), to disentangle the cables when
To clear up
, to explain; to dispel, as doubts, cares or
(kl[=e]r), n. (Carp.)
Full extent; distance between extreme limits; especially; the
distance between the nearest surfaces of two bodies, or the
space between walls; as, a room ten feet square in the clear.
1. In a clear manner; plainly.
Now clear I understand
What oft . . . thoughts have searched in vain.
2. Without limitation; wholly; quite; entirely; as, to cut a
piece clear off.
(kl[=e]r), v. i.
1. To become free from clouds or fog; to become fair; -- of
the weather; -- often followed by up, off, or away.
So foul a sky clears not without a storm. --Shak.
Advise him to stay till the weather clears up.
2. To become free from turbidity; -- of solutions or
suspensions of liquids; as, the salt has not completely
dissolved until the suspension clears up; when
refrigerated, the juice may become cloudy, but when warmed
to room temperature, it clears up again.
3. To disengage one's self from incumbrances, distress, or
entanglements; to become free. [Obs.]
He that clears at once will relapse; for finding
himself out of straits, he will revert to his
customs; but he that cleareth by degrees induceth a
habit of frugality. --Bacon.
3. (Banking) To make exchanges of checks and bills, and
settle balances, as is done in a clearing house.
4. To obtain a clearance; as, the steamer cleared for
To clear out
, to go or run away; to depart. [Colloq.]
English → Indonesian
bayan, bening, bersih, cerah, curai, gamblang, getas, jernih, kentara, lantang, membeningkan, membuka, nyata
English → English
adj 1: clear to the mind; “a clear and present danger”
; “a clear
; “a clear case of murder”
; “a clear
indication that she was angry”
; “gave us a clear idea
of human nature”
2: free from confusion or doubt; “a complex problem requiring a
; “not clear about what is expected of us”
3: affording free passage or view; “a clear view”
; “a clear
path to victory”
4: free from cloudiness; allowing light to pass through; “clear
; “clear plastic bags”
; “clear glass”
; “the air is
clear and clean”
5: free from contact or proximity or connection; “we were clear
of the danger”
; “the ship was clear of the reef”
6: characterized by freedom from troubling thoughts (especially
guilt); “a clear conscience”
; “regarded her questioner
with clear untroubled eyes”
7: (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”
8: (especially of a title) free from any encumberance or
limitation that presents a question of fact or law; “I
have clear title to this property”
9: clear and distinct to the senses; easily perceptible; “as
clear as a whistle”
; “clear footprints in the snow”
letter brought back a clear image of his grandfather”
spire clean-cut against the sky”
; “a clear-cut pattern”
10: accurately stated or described; “a set of well-defined
] [ant: ill-defined
11: free from clouds or mist or haze; “on a clear day”
12: free of restrictions or qualifications; “a clean bill of
; “a clear winner”
13: free from flaw or blemish or impurity; “a clear perfect
14: clear of charges or deductions; “a clear profit”
15: easily deciphered [syn: decipherable
16: freed from any question of guilt; “is absolved from all
; “was now clear of the charge of cowardice”
official honor is vindicated”
17: characterized by ease and quickness in perceiving; “clear
; “a percipient author”
18: of complexion; without such blemishes as e.g. acne; “the
clear complexion of a healthy young woman”
n 1: the state of being free of suspicion; “investigation showed
that he was in the clear”
2: a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water;
“finally broke out of the forest into the open”
adv 1: completely; “read the book clear to the end”
; “slept clear
through the night”
; “there were open fields clear to
[syn: all the way
2: in an easily perceptible manner; “could be seen clearly
under the microscope”
; “She cried loud and clear”
v 1: rid of obstructions; “Clear your desk”
2: make a way or path by removing objects; “Clear a path
through the dense forest”
3: become clear; “The sky cleared after the storm”
[syn: clear up
, light up
] [ant: overcast
4: grant authorization or clearance for; “Clear the manuscript
; “The rock star never authorized this
5: remove; “clear the leaves from the lawn”
; “Clear snow from
6: go unchallenged; be approved; “The bill cleared the House”
7: be debited and credited to the proper bank accounts; “The
check will clear within 2 business days”
8: go away or disappear; “The fog cleared in the afternoon”
9: pass by, over, or under without making contact; “the balloon
cleared the tree tops”
10: make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; “Could
you clarify these remarks?”
; “Clear up the question of
who is at fault”
[syn: clear up
, shed light on
, straighten out
, sort out
11: free from payment of customs duties, as of a shipment;
“Clear the ship and let it dock”
12: clear from impurities, blemishes, pollution, etc.; “clear
the water before it can be drunk”
13: yield as a net profit; “This sale netted me $1 million”
14: make as a net profit; “The company cleared $1 million”
, sack up
15: earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as
salary or wages; “How much do you make a month in your
; “She earns a lot in her new job”
; “this merger
brought in lots of money”
; “He clears $5,000 each month”
, take in
, bring in
16: sell; “We cleared a lot of the old model cars”
17: pass an inspection or receive authorization; “clear customs”
18: pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; “The suspect was
cleared of the murder charges”
] [ant: convict
19: settle, as of a debt; “clear a debt”
; “solve an old debt”
20: make clear, bright, light, or translucent; “The water had to
be cleared through filtering”
21: rid of instructions or data; “clear a memory buffer”
22: remove (people) from a building; “clear the patrons from the
theater after the bomb threat”
23: remove the occupants of; “Clear the building”
24: free (the throat) by making a rasping sound; “Clear the
[syn: clear up