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clearly

adverb
 
 
/ˈklɪəli/
EASY A2 in a way that is easy to see, hear, read, or understand: He spoke very clearly.Easy to understandApparent and obviousVisible
CERTAIN B1 used to show that you think something is obvious or certain: Clearly he's very talented.Apparent and obviousVisible
NOT CONFUSED A2 If you think clearly, you are not confused.Easy to understand
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