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English definition of “clear”

clear

adjective [-er/-est only] (UNDERSTANDABLE)   /klɪər/
easy to understand, or easy to see or hear: I left clear instructions that no one was to come in my office. He spoke in a clear voice. It wasn’t clear what he meant.
(Definition of clear adjective (UNDERSTANDABLE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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