crystalline, crystal clear, limpid, lucid, pellucid, transparent(adj)
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"
diaphanous, filmy, gauzy, gauze-like, gossamer, see-through, sheer, transparent, vaporous, vapourous, cobwebby(adj)
so thin as to transmit light
"a hat with a diaphanous veil"; "filmy wings of a moth"; "gauzy clouds of dandelion down"; "gossamer cobwebs"; "sheer silk stockings"; "transparent chiffon"; "vaporous silks"
free of deceit
easily understood or seen through (because of a lack of subtlety)
"a transparent explanation"; "a transparent lie"
See-through, clear; having the property that light passes through it almost undisturbed, such that one can see through it clearly.
The waters of the lake were transparent until the factory dumped wastes there.
Open, public; having the property that theories and practices are publicly visible, thereby reducing the chance of corruption.
Obvious; readily apparent; easy to see or understand.
His reasons for the decision were transparent.
Origin: From transpārentis (genitive singular of transpārens, present participle of transpāreō)
having the property of transmitting rays of light, so that bodies can be distinctly seen through; pervious to light; diaphanous; pellucid; as, transparent glass; a transparent diamond; -- opposed to opaque
admitting the passage of light; open; porous; as, a transparent veil
Transparent is the first release by the band Coil. It was a collaboration with Zos Kia and credited to "Zos Kia/Coil". The cassette version was released in 1984 on Nekrophile Rekords with catalogue number NRC 05. The CD version was released in 1997 on the label "Threshold House" with catalogue number LOCI CD 13. The 12" version of this was released in 1998 on "Eskaton/World Serpent" with catalgue number ESKATON 017. The vinyl is etched as follows: Side A: ZONE OF SOULS Side B: KILLED IN ACTION
The numerical value of transparent in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of transparent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of transparent in a Sentence
The city's working well with us. The mayor has been very transparent.
The department is working diligently to publish to its public website all of the emails received from former Secretary Clinton through the FOIA process. We provided the committee with a subset of documents that matched its request and will continue to work with them going forward, secretary Kerry has been clear that the State Department will be both transparent and thorough in its obligations to the public on this matter.
Indeed, corruption is a crime, violating the law; whereas, suspending and abolishing the constitution is a traitorous act and disloyalty, with the state and nation. When such practices exist, in society at whatever level and shape; thereupon, expecting transparent judiciary, neutral, and free media means; idiocy and the collapse of stability and welfare prevail.
We have an expectation - that expectation is that every country will do that in the same way. Every nation, be they a democracy or not, has to share this information in a transparent, open, efficient way.
It is a transparent and credible process.
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- transparentCatalan, Valencian
- zřejmý, průhledný, zřetelnýCzech
- åbenbar, gennemsigtig, klar, oplagt, gennemskuelig, transparentDanish
- erkennbar, transparent, durchsichtigGerman
- läpinäkyvä, ilmeinenFinnish
- follasach, trédhearcach, gléineachIrish
- so-lèirsinneach, trìd-shoilleirScottish Gaelic
- שקוף, גְּלוּיHebrew
- स्वच्छ, खुला, पारदर्शी, शुद्ध, पारदर्शकHindi
- tembus pandang, bening, TransparanIndonesian
- gagnsær, gegnsærIcelandic
- 明らか, 透明, 可視化, トランスペアレントJapanese
- caurspīdīgs, caurredzams, transparentsLatvian
- स्वच्छ, पारदर्शी, शुद्ध, पारदर्शक, खुलेMarathi
- lutsinar, telusMalay
- doorzichtig, transparantDutch
- gjennomskuelig, gjennomsiktig, gjennomsynlig, transparent, opplagt, åpenbarNorwegian
- otwarty, jasny, przezroczysty, oczywisty, przejrzystyPolish
- transparente, claro, óbvioPortuguese
- vădit, clar, evident, transparent, limpedeRomanian
- прозрачный, ясный, очевидныйRussian
- prozoren, transparentenSlovene
- genomskinlig, uppenbar, transparent, tydligSwedish
- dulogamovik, klülabikVolapük
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