Clear and Discernible


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Clear adjective – Not subject to misinterpretation or more than one interpretation.
Usage example: the meaning of her broad smile was clear to the whole class

Discernible is a synonym for clear in conspicuous topic. In some cases you can use "Discernible" instead an adjective "Clear", when it comes to topics like palpable, noticeable.
Nearby Words: clean, cleared, clearly, clearing, clearness
Synonyms for Clear


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Discernible adjective – Able to be perceived by a sense or by the mind.
Usage example: discernible differences in the two authors' writing styles

Clear is a synonym for discernible in conspicuous topic. Sometimes you can use "Clear" instead an adjective "Discernible", if it concerns topics such as distinct, noticeable, apparent, recognizable.
Nearby Words: discern, discerned
Synonyms for Discernible

Things that words describes

sense clear sense discernible sense
purpose clear purpose discernible purpose
connection clear connection discernible connection
style clear style discernible style
Other nouns: motive, reason, difference, accent, goal, skin, differences.

Both words in one sentence

  • List of Transgressions Rick and Morty: While Rick's exact offenses aren't discernible, the length of the scrolling alien text and the look the guards give each other makes it clear the amount of trouble he's caused.
  • Samus Is a Girl Whether the initial lack of discernible sex is caused by bulky armor, baggy robes, subtler deliberate deceptions, shapeshifting, or even just the camera refusing to give a clear shot of any distinctly female parts of her, it's still Samus Is a Girl.
  • Fighting over a small country, these armies, in their hundreds of thousands, wage a brutal war for no clear reason and for no discernible purpose.
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