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Synonyms for clearance
ˈklɪər əns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clearance(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    headway, headroom

  2. headroom, headway, clearance(noun)

    vertical space available to allow easy passage under something

    Synonyms:
    head, headroom, dynamic headroom, headway

  3. clearance(noun)

    permission to proceed

    "the plane was given clearance to land"

    Synonyms:
    headway, headroom

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clearance(n.)

    Synonyms:
    discharge, release, exoneration, acquittal

  2. clearance(n.)

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

How to pronounce clearance?

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How to say clearance in sign language?

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How to use clearance in a sentence?

  1. Sinan Hatahet:

    The problem is not in the law itself. The problem is how and where it's going to be implemented, if you lived in a bombed-out opposition area you're most likely not going to get security clearance so your right to ownership is automatically gone.

  2. Jason Chaffetz:

    Protecting this information should be a core competency of OPM, today's announcement seems aimed only at solving a perception problem rather than tackling the reforms needed to fix a broken security clearance process.

  3. Donald Trump:

    I have a unique constitutional responsibility to protect the nation's classified information, including by controlling access to it. Today, in fulfilling that responsibility, I have decided to revoke the security clearance of John Brennan, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, mr. Brennan's lying and recent conduct characterized by increasingly frenzied commentary is wholly inconsistent with access to the nation's most closely held secrets.

  4. Richard Painter:

    It is very important for the White House to acknowledge she is an employee and not play games, they have given her an office. I’m assuming they will give her the devices — which she needs, because the last thing we need is to be playing ‘Hillary games’ on a private server. She’s going to get security clearance -- she is a government employee.

  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

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • разпродажба, пречистване, луфт, разчистване, клирингBulgarian
  • rebuigCatalan, Valencian
  • AusverkaufGerman
  • acceso, permiso, claro, espacio, limpieza, ganga, despeje, liquidación, oferta, barata, remate, compensaciónSpanish
  • alennusmyynti, leveys, lupa, selvitys, välys, pelivara, kulkulupa, valtuutus, vapaa, tyhjennysmyynti, puhdistuma, raivaus, varoetäisyys, matkustuslupa, etäisyys, korkeus, raivio, puhdistusFinnish
  • soldes, dégagement, braderie, liquidationFrench
  • ard-chreckManx
  • izinIndonesian
  • spazio, autorizzazione, piazza pulita, liquidazione, divario, permesso, gioco, sgombero, saldo, luce, compensazione, via libera, accesso, repulisti, svendita, filtraggioItalian
  • дозвола, расчистување, клиринг, пречистување, распродажбаMacedonian
  • чистка, зазор, расчистка, просвет, клиринг, разрешение, ликвидация, люфт, виза, клиренс, очищение, очистка, распродажаRussian
  • utförsäljning, frihöjd, rensningSwedish
  • BoşlukTurkish
  • کلیئرنسUrdu

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