be in the clear Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "be in the clear" - English Dictionary

See all translations

be in the clear

to not be guilty of a crime: The police breathalysed Andy last night, but he was in the clear. C2 to have no problems after being in a difficult situation: The X-rays showed that she's in the clear.
Translations of “be in the clear”
in Chinese (Traditional) 無罪,清白, 沒有問題, 身體健康,沒有疾病…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无罪,是清白, 没有问题, 身体健康,没有疾病…
(Definition of be in the clear from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
truth

the quality of being true

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More