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Synonyms for clear

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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References in classic literature ?
The first thing either of them noticed was a new sound that broke into the clear air, louder than they had ever heard it before--the bell of the monastery of their own village, ringing for early prayers.
I have taken the pains to select this instance of misrepresentation, and to place it in a clear and strong light, as an unequivocal proof of the unwarrantable arts which are practiced to prevent a fair and impartial judgment of the real merits of the Constitution submitted to the consideration of the people.
Above me shone the stars, for the night was very clear.
For the anchor "to go clear" means to go clear of its own chain.
He swung clear, looked round, shrugged his shoulders, and began to walk away, as one having business elsewhere.
Morning mist or twilight clear, Serve him, Wardens of the Deer
I think that it is quite clear that there must be more than one of them.
If what is now said does not make this clear, we will explain it still further: if there should be any one, a very excellent player on the flute, but very deficient in family and beauty, though each of them are more valuable endowments than a skill in music, and excel this art in a higher degree than that player excels others, yet the best flutes ought to be given to him; for the superiority [1283a] in beauty and fortune should have a reference to the business in hand; but these have none.
said many voices, and the men were in such haste to clear out that the prince could hardly stop them.
I'll buy Pari-Sulay, but I'll put only ten boys on it and clear slowly.
Young," he said; "with a fair, sad face--with kind, tender eyes--with a soft, clear voice.
In another moment he would be clear of the underbrush and ready for the rapid charge and the quick retreat that would end the brief existence of Teeka's balu.
What we've got to do is actually and literally to clear that raffle.
Impatiently do I then wait, that the clear sky may finally dawn for me, the snow-bearded winter-sky, the hoary one, the white-head,--
Riach, besides, announced from the top that he saw clear water ahead.