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English definition of “clear”


adverb     /klɪər/ US  /klɪr/
not touching, or away from: Stand clear of the doors, please. Make sure you park clear of the kerb. The children were saved from the fire only because a neighbour pulled them clear.Separateness and isolation in spaceAlone steer/stay/keep clear C2 to avoid something or someone: His parents warned him to steer clear of trouble.Moving in order to avoid contactDigressing and being indirect or evasiveAvoiding actionLaziness and lazy peopleSeparateness and isolation in spaceAlone
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