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remove

brighten

clear out

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clear something out: empty

clear something out: get rid of

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clear something up: tidy (up)

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free from clouds or mist, for example

admitting light so that objects beyond can be seen

free from flaws or blemishes

free from obstructions

clearly defined; not ambiguous

easily seen through due to a lack of subtlety

freed from contact or connection

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containing nothing

to become brighter or fairer

to make clear or clearer

to rid of obstructions

to make or keep (an area) clean and orderly

to free from an entanglement

to remove the contents of

to free from or cast out something objectionable or undesirable

to free from a charge or imputation of guilt

to pass by or over safely or successfully

to set right by giving what is due

to be accepted or approved

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clear up: to find a solution for

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the state of being free of suspicion

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a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water

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rid of obstructions

make a way or path by removing objects

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become clear

be debited and credited to the proper bank accounts

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go away or disappear

pass by, over, or under without making contact

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free from payment of customs duties, as of a shipment

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clear from impurities, blemishes, pollution, etc.

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yield as a net profit

pass an inspection or receive authorization

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pronounce not guilty of criminal charges

settle, as of a debt

make clear, bright, light, or translucent

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rid of instructions or data

remove (people) from a building

remove the occupants of

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free (the throat) by making a rasping sound

readily apparent to the mind

free from confusion or doubt

affording free passage or view

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allowing light to pass through

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free from contact or proximity or connection

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characterized by freedom from troubling thoughts (especially guilt)

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(of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims

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(especially of a title) free from any encumbrance or limitation that presents a question of fact or law

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clear and distinct to the senses

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accurately stated or described

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free from clouds or mist or haze

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free of restrictions or qualifications

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free from flaw or blemish or impurity

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clear of charges or deductions

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easily deciphered

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freed from any question of guilt

characterized by ease and quickness in perceiving

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completely

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in an easily perceptible manner

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WORLD CUP-winning coach Jake White's three-year tenure as South Africa boss looks set to end in December - clearing the decks for England to pursue any potential interest.
Spurs were clearing the decks for Carrick's arrival yesterday as they sold Ireland international defender Gary Doherty to Premiership new boys Norwich and offered fellow centre-half Dean Richards to West Ham.
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Tony Blair is clearing the decks for a May 3 General Election.