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Synonyms for clarify
ˈklær əˌfaɪclar·i·fy

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  1. clarify, clear up, elucidateverb

    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. clarifyverb

    make clear by removing impurities or solids, as by heating

    "clarify the butter"; "clarify beer"

    elucidate, clear up


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  1. clarifyverb

    purify, clear, make clear

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  1. Don Spencer:

    What we want to clarify in their gist is, they make a statement that a person would be able to carry a firearm on campus or college university, which is grotesquely inaccurate.

  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. Yasser Abbas:

    Sudan is now leading a diplomatic and political campaign to clarify its position and reach a legal and binding solution, we are optimistic that if there is political will, a mutually agreed solution can be reached.

  4. Ben Fanning:

    Clarify with your boss what the expectations are, a lot of times they haven't thought about it.

  5. Stephen Hearst:

    My logic back then was very simple, this was an opportunity to clarify the record, to draw the distinction between the fictional character of Charlie Kane and his gloomy Xanadu and WR Hearst and his beautiful architectural masterpiece at the top of the hill at San Simeon.

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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
  • clarifyUkrainian

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