clearheaded


clear·head·ed

adjective \-ˌhe-dəd\

: having or showing an ability to think clearly

Full Definition of CLEARHEADED

1
:  having or showing a clear understanding :  perceptive <clearheaded comments>
2
:  able to think clearly <stay calm and clearheaded>
clear·head·ed·ly adverb
clear·head·ed·ness noun

Examples of CLEARHEADED

  1. He remains calm and clearheaded in tense situations.
  2. <waited until she was clearheaded to make the decision>

First Known Use of CLEARHEADED

1709

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