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Synonyms for transparent

Synonyms for transparent

admitting light so that objects beyond can be seen

so light and insubstantial as to resemble air or a thin film

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transmitting light

free of deceit

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easily understood or seen through (because of a lack of subtlety)

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I see that ye are spirits," he said falteringly; "did ever man born of woman have hair on one side of his face and not on the other, or a round and transparent eye, or teeth which moved and melted away and grew again?
The light of the transparent eye of him with the bare legs and the half-haired face shall destroy you, and go through your land; his vanishing teeth shall affix themselves fast in you and eat you up, you and your wives and children; the magic tubes shall argue with you loudly, and make you as sieves.
Let not my lord of the transparent Eye and the melting Teeth touch them," said the old man.
Will Ladislaw's smile was delightful, unless you were angry with him beforehand: it was a gush of inward light illuminating the transparent skin as well as the eyes, and playing about every curve and line as if some Ariel were touching them with a new charm, and banishing forever the traces of moodiness.
I place the transparent scale on this star-map, revolving the scale on the North Pole.
He continued copying lines and figures upon the transparent scale.
And many a one becometh transparent to us, but still we can by no means penetrate him.
They went to the opera often of evenings--to those snug, unassuming, dear old operas in the German towns, where the noblesse sits and cries, and knits stockings on the one side, over against the bourgeoisie on the other; and His Transparency the Duke and his Transparent family, all very fat and good-natured, come and occupy the great box in the middle; and the pit is full of the most elegant slim-waisted officers with straw-coloured mustachios, and twopence a day on full pay.
Then came his Transparency the Duke and Transparent family, with his great officers of state and household.
And Korsunsky began waltzing with measured steps straight towards the group in the left corner, continually saying, "Pardon, mesdames, pardon, pardon, mesdames"; and steering his course through the sea of lace, tulle, and ribbon, and not disarranging a feather, he turned his partner sharply round, so that her slim ankles, in light transparent stockings, were exposed to view, and her train floated out in fan shape and covered Krivin's knees.
Continuous investments in manufacturing of consumer electronics coupled with new technological advancements has driven the market for flexible and transparent displays
com)-- Transparent Hands has announced its collaboration with WHO (World Health Organization).
One is transparent and two are lacquered cycles, which differ in terms of the type of base coat used--white or transparent.
On the Ninth Question: Your question about the nature of the reflection of light: You should know that light travels through a transparent body which allows it to travel to the opaque body upon which it then appears.
Scientists in Japan have taken a major step to fulfilling such visions with the creation of a transparent transistor deposited on plastic.
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