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ˈlɪm pɪdlimpid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. liquid, limpidadjective

    clear and bright

    "the liquid air of a spring morning"; "eyes shining with a liquid luster"; "limpid blue eyes"

  2. crystalline, crystal clear, limpid, lucid, pellucid, transparentadjective

    transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity

    "the cold crystalline water of melted snow"; "crystal clear skies"; "could see the sand on the bottom of the limpid pool"; "lucid air"; "a pellucid brook"; "transparent crystal"

  3. limpid, lucid, luculent, pellucid, crystal clear, perspicuousadjective

    (of language) transparently clear; easily understandable

    "writes in a limpid style"; "lucid directions"; "a luculent oration"- Robert Burton; "pellucid prose"; "a crystal clear explanation"; "a perspicuous argument"


  1. Limpidadjective

    Clear and unambiguous; lucid; easy to understand; -- of speech and writing; as, limpid prose.

    Etymology: [L. limpidus; akin to Gr. la`mpein to shine: cf. F. limpide. Cf. Lamp.]

  2. Limpidadjective

    Calm, untroubled, and without worry; serene.

    Etymology: [L. limpidus; akin to Gr. la`mpein to shine: cf. F. limpide. Cf. Lamp.]


  1. limpidadjective

    Clear, transparent or bright.

    Etymology: From limpidus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Limpidadjective

    characterized by clearness or transparency; clear; as, a limpid stream

    Etymology: [L. limpidus; akin to Gr. la`mpein to shine: cf. F. limpide. Cf. Lamp.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Limpid

    lim′pid, adj. clear: shining: transparent: pure.—ns. Limpid′ity, Lim′pidness.—adv. Lim′pidly. [Fr.,—L. limpidus, liquidus, liquid.]


  1. Limpid

    clear and transparent: applied to wings and ornamentation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of limpid in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of limpid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of limpid in a Sentence

  1. Dr. Jose P. Rizal:

    The sea, the sea is everything! Its sovereign mass brings to me atoms of a myriad faraway lands;Its bright smile animates me in the limpid mornings. And when at the end of day my faith has failed me, My heart echoes the sound of its sorrow in the sands! (Mi Retiro)

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