Clear and Unclear


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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

Unclear is an antonym for clear in topics: open, cloudless, transparent, understandable, not guilty.
Nearby Words: clean, cleared, clearly, clearing, clearness
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Unclear adjective – Not expressed in precise terms.
Usage example: their suggestion for correcting the problem is a bit unclear

Clear is an antonym for unclear in not clear topic.
Nearby Word: uncleared
Antonyms for Unclear
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Things that words describes

attraction clear attraction unclear attraction
purpose clear purpose unclear purpose
motive clear motive unclear motive
file clear file unclear file
Other nouns: reason, case, example, difference, explanation, evidence, reasons, memories, goals.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Land-Grab Stalemate in Team Fortress 2 is heavily implied to have been planned as this, for reasons both clear and unclear.
    Source: Forever War
  • Film / X-Men: The Last Stand It's somewhat unclear who takes over as Magneto's dragon after Mystique's departure in the third film as there isn't a clear-cut second in command.
  • Why nobody offered it to him after 1963 (Churchill was alive at the time and sitting as a backbencher, and by that point it was fairly clear his son was a political dud) is unclear.
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