1

clear-cut

adjective \ ˈklir-ˈkət \

Definition of clear-cut

1 : sharply outlined : distinct
2 : free from ambiguity or uncertainty : unambiguous
  • a clear-cut decision

First Known Use of clear-cut

1849


2

clear-cut

noun \ -ˌkət \

Definition of clear-cut

: an area of forest which has been clear-cut; also : clear-cutting

First Known Use of clear-cut

circa 1958


CLEAR-CUT Defined for English Language Learners

clear-cut

adjective

Definition of clear-cut for English Language Learners

  • : very obvious and sharp : free from doubt or uncertainty : very definite


clear-cut

noun

Definition of clear-cut for English Language Learners

  • : an area of land in which all the trees have been cut down



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