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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clarity, lucidity, lucidness, pellucidity, clearness, limpiditynoun

    free from obscurity and easy to understand; the comprehensibility of clear expression

  2. clearness, clarity, uncloudednessnoun

    the quality of clear water

    "when she awoke the clarity was back in her eyes"


  1. clearnessnoun

    Brightness, brilliancy.

  2. clearnessnoun

    Mental or sensory distinctness; clarity of understanding, perception etc.

  3. clearnessnoun

    The state of being free from obscurities or opacity; distinctness of light, colour etc.

  4. clearnessnoun

    The state of being free from obstruction or interference.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Clearnessnoun

    Etymology: from clear.

    It may be, percolation doth not only cause clearness and splendour, but sweetness of savour. Francis Bacon, Natural History.

    Glass in the furnace grows to a greater magnitude, and refines to a greater clearness, only as the breath within is more powerful, and the heat more intense.

    Love, more clear than yourself, with the clearness, lays a night of sorrow upon me. Philip Sidney, b. ii.

    If he chances to think right, he does not know how to convey his thoughts to another with clearness and perspicuity. Joseph Addison, Spectator, №. 291.


  1. clearness

    Clearness refers to the quality of being easily seen, understood, or recognized due to being transparent, unambiguous, or free from obscurity and confusion. It can also refer to purity and freshness in the context of air or weather.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clearnessnoun

    the quality or state of being clear

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clearness in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clearness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of clearness in a Sentence

  1. Mahatma Gandhi:

    In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth.

  2. Woodrow Wilson:

    Here is a great body of our Jewish citizens from whom have sprung men of genius in every walk of our varied life; men who have conceived of its ideals with singular clearness; and led enterprises with sprit & sagacity... They are not Jews in America, they are American citizens.

  3. George Zimmerman:

    Only in a true life or death scenario can you have mental clearness to know that you cannot feel guilty for surviving.

  4. Henri Frdric Amiel:

    The man who insists upon seeing with perfect clearness before he decides, never decides. Accept life, and you must accept regret.

  5. Megan Huylo:

    When you’re feeding your body these real whole foods you know which is really what your body needs to be healthy and to function at the optimal level, it really shows through in how your look and the clearness in your skin.

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    a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 quarts or 4.545 liters
    • A. schlockmeister
    • B. congius
    • C. squint-eye
    • D. subrogation

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