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clear

adjective /kliə/
easy to see through; transparent
transparente
clear glass.
free from mist or cloud
despejado
Isn’t the sky clear!
easy to see, hear or understand
claro, nítido
a clear explanation The details on that photograph are very clear.
free from difficulty or obstacles
despejado
There was a clear road ahead and we soon arrived at Jacksonville.
free from guilt etc
tranquilo
I have a completely a clear conscience.
free from doubt etc
claro
Are you quite clear about what I mean?
(often with of) without (risk of) being touched, caught etc
despejado, libre (de)
Is the ship clear of the rocks? They were finally clear of danger.
(often with of) free
libre (de)
She is now clear of debt The patient is clear of all infection.
clearance noun the act of clearing or removing
despeje
The clearance of these trees from the front of the window will give you more light.
the empty space between two objects
espacio
You can drive the lorry under the bridge – there’s a clearance of half a metre.
(a certificate) giving permission for something to be done.
autorización
The pilot needs clearance from air traffic control before he can take off.
clearing noun a piece of land cleared of wood etc for cultivation
claro
a clearing in the forest.
clearly adverb
claramente, con claridad
You could see from her face that she was clearly upset.
clearness noun
claridad
The lake is famous for the clearness of its water.
clear-cut adjective having a clear outline; plain and definite
claro, bien definido
There is a clear-cut distinction between the two theories.
clearway noun (in Britain) a stretch of road on which motorists are forbidden to stop
tramo de carretera donde está prohibido detenerse
Parking is not allowed at any time on the clearway.
clear off phrasal verb to go away
largarse
She told him to clear off and stop annoying her He cleared off without saying a word.
clear out phrasal verb to get rid of
tirar
He cleared the rubbish out of the attic.
to make tidy by emptying etc
vaciar
He has cleared out the attic.
clear up phrasal verb to make clean, tidy etc
ordenar
Clear up this mess!
to become better etc
despejar
If the weather clears up, we’ll go for a picnic.
get clear away (American) to escape completely
Huir
The robber got clear away with over $8,000.
in the clear no longer under suspicion, in danger etc
estar fuera de peligro
He’s in the clear after being found not guilty by the court.
(Definition of clear from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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