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Synonyms for clarify
ˈklær əˌfaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clarify, clear up, elucidate(verb)

    make clear and (more) comprehensible

    "clarify the mystery surrounding her death"

    Synonyms:
    brighten, get through, enlighten, crystalize, clear up, crystalise, elucidate, illuminate, crystallize, sort out, polish off, clear, wrap up, mop up, finish up, crystallise, light up, finish off, straighten out, shed light on

    Antonyms:
    obfuscate

  2. clarify(verb)

    make clear by removing impurities or solids, as by heating

    "clarify the butter"; "clarify beer"

    Synonyms:
    elucidate, clear up

    Antonyms:
    obfuscate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clarify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    purify, clear, make clear

How to pronounce clarify?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say clarify in sign language?

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How to use clarify in a sentence?

  1. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    It is too early to make a judgment on Pimco, less than one year is too early for any investment strategy. But I do think it would behoove them to clarify their investment process absent Bill Gross.

  2. Junzo Yamamoto:

    The question of how we can prevent this kind of incident is extremely difficult to answer, before getting there we need to clarify the whole picture.

  3. Valdis Dombrovkis:

    This relationship can be driven further in both directions, we need to talk to each other more often, to clarify the scope of future rules and to ensure we understand impact of regulation on ground.

  4. Mark Edmondson:

    Long story short, it's complicated, the Confederate battle flag is a necessary part of history and its ... important to clarify history and not fall into some politically correct retelling.

  5. Richard Burr:

    The committee looks forward to receiving testimony from the former director on his role in the development of the intelligence community assessment on Russian interference in the 2016 US elections, and I am hopeful that he will clarify for the American people recent events that have been broadly reported in the media.


Translations for clarify

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  • пречиствам, избистрям се, изяснявам се, пречиствам се, избистрям, изяснявамBulgarian
  • objasnit, vyjasnitCzech
  • klarlæggeDanish
  • pliklarigiEsperanto
  • clarificar, aclararSpanish
  • شفاف‌سازی کردنPersian
  • selkeyttää, seljetä, selventää, selvitä, selkeytyäFinnish
  • הבהירHebrew
  • ڕوون کردنKurdish
  • whakamārama, whakamahukiMāori
  • verduidelijkenDutch
  • clarificar, aclarar, clarearPortuguese
  • ch'uyayachiyQuechua
  • clarificaRomanian
  • прояснять, прояснить, проясниться, очищать, чиститьRussian
  • tydliggöra, förtydliga, klargöraSwedish
  • స్పష్టీకరించుTelugu
  • arındırmak, halletmek, temizlemek, temizlenmek, çözmek, arınmakTurkish
  • з'ясуватиUkrainian

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