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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ill-defined, unclearadjective

    poorly stated or described

    "he confuses the reader with ill-defined terms and concepts"

  2. unclearadjective

    not clear to the mind

    "the law itself was unclear on that point"; "the reason for their actions is unclear to this day"

  3. indecipherable, unclear, undecipherable, unreadableadjective

    not easily deciphered

    "indecipherable handwriting"

Wiktionary

  1. unclearadjective

    Ambiguous; liable to more than one interpretation.

  2. unclearadjective

    Not clearly or explicitly defined.

  3. unclearadjective

    Not easy to see or read; indecipherable or unreadable.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unclear

    un-klēr′, adj. not clear.

Anagrams for unclear »

  1. nuclear

  2. crenula

  3. lucarne

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unclear in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unclear in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of unclear in a Sentence

  1. Laura Berman:

    These studies can only suggest an association and can not establish causation, for example, some women who report high stress may also have decreased sleep, irregular or unhealthy diets, or increased rates of substance use. It is unclear whether it is the' stress' that causes the adverse outcome.

  2. John MacLeod:

    We don't honestly know, obviously the circumstances are unclear. ... We will be looking to ask for a thorough investigation.

  3. Stephen Shay:

    It, without doubt, significantly changes the rules of the game, in the old days you bought and then you levered up as much as you can and that is not going to happen in the same way, but how much of a constraint that becomes is unclear.

  4. Stefan Worrall:

    Indications are that they are probably going to experience a bit of touch-up on the downside but it's unclear how much and how that might reflect in regional markets.

  5. Neil Ferguson:

    It is unclear at the current time whether this outbreak can be contained within China.

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