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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"

    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


  2. clarify(verb)

    make clear by removing impurities or solids, as by heating

    "clarify the butter"; "clarify beer"

    elucidate, clear up


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clarify(v. a.)

    purify, clear, make clear

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  1. Chief Data Officer Kanishka Agarwal:

    To clarify the methodology, we are measuring online sales in the U.S. of the Apple Watch.

  2. Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry:

    This is a matter for the investigation to clarify and we should not prejudge or take any measures that might have implications, implication also that the fact that a very large number of Egyptians who rely heavily on the tourist industry.

  3. Del Corto:

    It will clarify a lot for me these next couple of weeks, i think once Nevada comes through, we will make our decision.

  4. Elon Musk:

    No, just like [ Unsworth ] didn't clarify he wanted to sodomize me with a submarine. I didn't think it required clarification, i think that would have been worse. If you called someone a motherf' er I don't think you would have to clarify you don't actually commit incest. It would sound disingenuous.

  5. 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.

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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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