Definition of clarity
: the quality or state of being clear : lucidity <There is a lack of clarity in many legal documents.>
Examples of clarity in a sentence
The essays are edited for clarity.
There is a lack of clarity in many legal documents.
She remembered what happened that day with surprising clarity.
I'm looking for greater clarity about what is expected of our students.
The clarity of the photographs was amazing.
The DVD has excellent clarity of sound.
the clarity of the lake's water
The vitamin is believed to improve skin clarity.
Origin and Etymology of clarity
Middle English clarite, from Latin claritat-, claritas, from clarus —see clarify
First Known Use: 1616
CLARITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of clarity for English Language Learners
: the quality of being easily understood
: the quality of being expressed, remembered, understood, etc., in a very exact way
: the quality of being easily seen or heard
CLARITY Defined for Kids
Definition of clarity for Students
: clear quality or state <the clarity of the water> <You can adjust the picture for greater clarity.> <She remembered her dream with clarity.>
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