Definitions for transparent
trænsˈpɛər ənt, -ˈpær-trans·par·ent
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word transparent.
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"
diaphanous, filmy, gauzy, gauze-like, gossamer, see-through, sheer, transparent, vaporous, vapourous, cobwebbyadjective
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.
Etymology: From transpārentis (genitive singular of transpārens, present participle of transpāreō)
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Pervious to the light; clear; pellucid; diaphanous; translucent; not opaque.
Etymology: transparent, Fr. trans and appareo, Latin.
Nor shines the silver moon one half so bright,
Through the transparent bosom of the deep,
As doth thy face through tears of mine give light,
Thou shin’st in every tear that I do weep. William Shakespeare.
Wait upon him with whom you speak with your eye; for there be many wise men that have secret hearts and transparent countenances. Francis Bacon, Essays, №. 23.
Each thought was visible that roll’d within,
As through a crystal case the figur’d hours are seen;
And heav’n did this transparent veil provide,
Because she had no guilty thought to hide. Dryden.
Her bosom appeared all of chrystal, and so wonderfully transparent, that I saw every thought in her heart. Addison.
Transparent forms, too fine for mortal sight,
Their fluid bodies half-dissolv’d in light. Alexander Pope.
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
All members of all forms of socialist unity governments to ensure all government information is open and accessible for public scrutiny
Transparent socialist unity government is the chosen way forward for humanity as we choose it as a collectiveSubmitted by MaryC on May 22, 2021
Easily seen, understood and being accountable.
The public require governments to be transparent and they must be transparent too.Submitted by MaryC on February 15, 2020
The act and fact of being open, honest and communicating the truth.
The government are transparent in their communications and are working with others to achieve.Submitted by MaryC on April 21, 2020
To transmit light.
The crystals were transparent.Submitted by MaryC on January 13, 2020
so clear as not to obstruct vision.
The numerical value of transparent in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of transparent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Seeing the failure of the District Attorney to fulfill this important responsibility, my office will review the case to ensure a fair, thorough, and transparent process is completed.
I would have voted for him because, even though he was offensive, he seemed honest. Do you want straight or polite? Not that you shouldn’t be able to have both, if I were voting, I just don’t want bull----. I would have voted for a feeling that it was transparent. And politics has a reputation of not being that, right?
We're going to do it in a transparent and understandable fashion, if I can't explain it [to a customer] I'm not going to offer it.
This TPP sets the gold standard in trade agreements to open free, transparent, fair trade, the kind of environment that has the rule of law and a level playing field, and when negotiated, this agreement will cover 40 percent of the world's total trade and build in strong protections for workers and the environment.
All police departments should seek mechanisms of accountability and transparency. Accountability through academic studies and reports is beneficial, but there is no real substitute for local democratic accountability in a public and transparent forum.
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- transparentCatalan, Valencian
- zřejmý, zřetelný, průhlednýCzech
- gennemsigtig, åbenbar, klar, oplagt, gennemskuelig, transparentDanish
- durchsichtig, erkennbar, transparentGerman
- ilmeinen, läpinäkyväFinnish
- trédhearcach, gléineach, follasachIrish
- so-lèirsinneach, trìd-shoilleirScottish Gaelic
- שקוף, גְּלוּיHebrew
- खुला, स्वच्छ, शुद्ध, पारदर्शी, पारदर्शकHindi
- Transparan, tembus pandang, beningIndonesian
- gegnsær, gagnsærIcelandic
- トランスペアレント, 明らか, 可視化, 透明Japanese
- caurredzams, transparents, caurspīdīgsLatvian
- खुले, शुद्ध, पारदर्शक, स्वच्छ, पारदर्शीMarathi
- lutsinar, telusMalay
- transparant, doorzichtigDutch
- opplagt, gjennomsiktig, åpenbar, transparent, gjennomskuelig, gjennomsynligNorwegian
- jasny, przezroczysty, oczywisty, przejrzysty, otwartyPolish
- claro, óbvio, transparentePortuguese
- clar, transparent, vădit, limpede, evidentRomanian
- прозрачный, очевидный, ясныйRussian
- transparenten, prozorenSlovene
- tydlig, transparent, uppenbar, genomskinligSwedish
- dulogamovik, klülabikVolapük
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