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clear-cut Explained

clear-cut at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

68 Moby Thesaurus words for "clear-cut":
assured, biting, categorical, chiseled, clean-cut, clear,
clear as crystal, clear as day, coherent, connected, consistent,
conspicuous, crisp, crystal, crystal-clear, crystalline, cutting,
defined, definite, definitive, direct, distinct, evident, exact,
explicit, express, glaring, in focus, indubitable, ingoing, limpid,
loud and clear, lucent, lucid, luminous, manifest, nice, obvious,
past dispute, patent, pellucid, penetrating, perspicuous, plain,
positive, precise, prominent, pronounced, simple, specific,
staring, straightforward, translucent, transparent, transpicuous,
trenchant, unambiguous, unconfused, undisputed, undoubted,
unequivocal, univocal, unmistakable, unquestioned, well-defined,
well-marked, well-pronounced, well-resolved

clear-cut at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
definite and easy to see or identify:
There is no clear-cut answer to this question. * a clear-cut distinction

Clear-cut at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Clear-cut \Clear"-cut`\, a.
1. Having a sharp, distinct outline, like that of a cameo.

She has . . . a cold and clear-cut face. --Tennyson.

2. Concisely and distinctly expressed.

clear-cut at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

clear-cut
adj 1: clearly or sharply defined to the mind; "clear-cut evidence
of tampering"; "Claudius was the first to invade
Britain with distinct...intentions of conquest";
"trenchant distinctions between right and wrong" [syn:
{distinct}, {trenchant}]
2: having had all the trees removed at one time; "clear-cut
hillsides subject to erosion"
3: clear and distinct to the senses; easily perceptible; "as
clear as a whistle"; "clear footprints in the snow"; "the
letter brought back a clear image of his grandfather"; "a
spire clean-cut against the sky"; "a clear-cut pattern"
[syn: {clear}, {clean-cut}]

clear-cut at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Inter: alternative spelling of » clear cut
    1. 2011, Tom Fordyce, Rugby World Cup 2011: England 12-19 France [http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/rugby_union/15210221.stm]
    2. : France were supposedly a team in pieces, beaten by Tonga just a week ago and with coach Marc Lievremont publicly berating his players, but so clear-cut was their victory that much of the atmosphere had been sucked from the contest long before the end.


    Translation: et » clear-cut
    Translation: kn » clear-cut
    Translation: pl » clear-cut
    Translation: ta » clear-cut
    Translation: vi » clear-cut
    Translation: zh » clear-cut