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Synonyms for clearance
ˈklɪər ənsclear·ance

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. clearancenoun

    the distance by which one thing clears another; the space between them

    headway, headroom

  2. headroom, headway, clearancenoun

    vertical space available to allow easy passage under something

    head, headroom, dynamic headroom, headway

  3. clearancenoun

    permission to proceed

    "the plane was given clearance to land"

    headway, headroom

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. clearancenoun

    discharge, release, exoneration, acquittal

  2. clearancenoun

    (Com.) permission to leave port, permission to sail

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  1. Lincoln Eatmon:

    We have entered Briana Williams in the 100m and the 4x100 relay, subject of course to clearance, jonielle Smith is the reserve for the 100m and is a part of the 4x100 relay pool.

  2. Omar Salih:

    I trust the work of a dog more than a mine-clearance machine, a rock or a dead battery can lead to miscalculations but a dog works with a conscience. I would confidently walk through an area demined by a dog.

  3. Tony Blinken:

    And the President, himself, acknowledged The White House's why he did The White House, there was no cause for taking away John Brennan's security clearance other than the fact that John is a critic, and the President associates him, wrongly, with the effort to find out if Russia was involved with meddling in the election and the President was involved, the campaign was involved. So this is a matter of profound principle.

  4. Kristin Kam:

    The Government of Solomon Islands did not respond to the U.S. Government's request for diplomatic clearance for the vessel to refuel and provision in Honiara, the U.S. Department of State is in contact with the Government of the Solomon Islands and expect all future clearances will be provided to United States.

  5. New York:

    There are only a few excerpted portions that we have to see, i know what's in them from the newspapers but, to make sure, they're getting me a security clearance.

Translations for clearance

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  • пречистване, луфт, разпродажба, разчистване, клирингBulgarian
  • rebuigCatalan, Valencian
  • AusverkaufGerman
  • oferta, barata, liquidación, remate, despeje, ganga, limpieza, permiso, acceso, compensación, espacio, claroSpanish
  • varoetäisyys, pelivara, välys, matkustuslupa, tyhjennysmyynti, vapaa, selvitys, lupa, etäisyys, kulkulupa, leveys, raivaus, puhdistus, valtuutus, korkeus, raivio, alennusmyynti, puhdistumaFinnish
  • liquidation, soldes, braderie, dégagementFrench
  • ard-chreckManx
  • izinIndonesian
  • via libera, sgombero, accesso, repulisti, svendita, filtraggio, autorizzazione, divario, compensazione, liquidazione, piazza pulita, permesso, gioco, spazio, saldo, luceItalian
  • расчистување, клиринг, пречистување, дозвола, распродажбаMacedonian
  • расчистка, зазор, чистка, распродажа, очистка, очищение, просвет, клиренс, виза, люфт, клиринг, разрешение, ликвидацияRussian
  • rensning, utförsäljning, frihöjdSwedish
  • BoşlukTurkish
  • کلیئرنسUrdu

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