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Synonyms for clear-cut
ˈklɪərˈkʌt for 1,2 ; ˈklɪərˌkʌt for 3-5clear-cut

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  1. clear-cut, distinct, trenchantadjective

    clearly or sharply defined to the mind

    "clear-cut evidence of tampering"; "Claudius was the first to invade Britain with distinct...intentions of conquest"; "trenchant distinctions between right and wrong"

    discrete, searching, hard-hitting, decided, distinct, clean-cut, trenchant, distinguishable, clear

    indistinct, uncleared, unclear

  2. clear-cutadjective

    having had all the trees removed at one time

    "clear-cut hillsides are subject to erosion"

    distinct, clear, trenchant, clean-cut

    unclear, indistinct, uncleared

  3. clear, clean-cut, clear-cutverb

    clear and distinct to the senses; easily perceptible

    "as clear as a whistle"; "clear footprints in the snow"; "the letter brought back a clear image of his grandfather"; "a spire clean-cut against the sky"; "a clear-cut pattern"

    decipherable, exculpated, clear(p), vindicated, trenchant, distinct, clean, clear, open, readable, unclouded, unmortgaged, percipient, clean-cut, exonerated, light, absolved, trim, trig, cleared, well-defined

    unclear, indistinct, uncleared

  4. clear-cutverb

    remove all the trees at one time

    "clear-cut an acre of forest"

    uncleared, unclear, indistinct

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  1. Anthony Fauci:

    The claim, based on no data, juxtaposed on clear-cut clinical data showing that hydroxychloroquine does not work, if one propagates this concept that hydroxychloroquine is highly effective and people take it based on that information, which is incorrect, yes, that would be misinformation or even disinformation that could lead people to take a drug that would not help them, that could possibly hurt them.

  2. Jason Cone:

    It's one of the most clear-cut cases that we can think of where the laws of war were violated, where a protected medical structure should have been protected, was instead it was bombed, and for us, it's really one of the gravest incidents we've faced in our organization in 44 years and that's why we've asked for this independent inquiry by the humanitarian fact-finding commission.

  3. The Press:

    It is deeply unfortunate as this latest instance appears to be a clear cut case of vendetta, coming within weeks of a documentary aired by the BBC.

  4. Cedric Richmond:

    All of her assignments before were not as clear cut. If you look at [ migration issues related to diplomacy at the ] Northern Triangle, look at voting rights, there was no clear way to measure success, i just reminded her that she and the President are both the biggest assets that we have.

  5. Justice Minister Koen Geens:

    I don't think those are mistakes, it is not a clear cut case of radicalization - otherwise he would have been flagged by all services.


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