Examples of transparent in a Sentence
bottles of blue transparent glass
his meaning in leaving the conversation is transparent: he doesn't want to talk about his combat experiences
Recent Examples of transparent from the Web
Following revelations that Russian provocateurs had placed divisive ads on American social media during last year’s election, Twitter announced changes to make such ads more transparent, and to allow users to see which ones are targeting them.
Lou Campomenosi, who heads the group's Baldwin County chapter, has long requested an audit of the school system's finances through the years, and has accused the school board of not being transparent with its resources.
Diller, Scofidio + Renfro were convinced that Lincoln Center could become more open, transparent and inviting without abandoning its original public space design or its basic building structure.
This will allow for the salesperson to be transparent.
First, those nuclear countries that were relatively transparent and democratic (Britain, France, India, Israel, and the United States) were deemed unlikely to start a nuclear war.
Her social media has also become more transparent now—especially regarding her lupus.
In the days and weeks after the shooting, IMPD Chief Bryan Roach and Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett said the city would be as transparent as possible as the police department and the prosecutor's office conduct parallel investigations.
Often the paint is transparent, all the better to illuminate the original study underneath and retain the grid's mesmerizing geometry.
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Origin and Etymology of transparent
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymscrystal, crystal clear, crystalline, limpid, liquid, lucent, pellucid, see-through, clear
Related Wordscolorless, uncolored; diaphanous, lucid, semitranslucent, semitransparent, sheer, translucent, transparentized; glassy, vitreous
Near Antonymscolored, dark, glazed, tinted; filmy, foggy, hazy, misty, nebulous, smoky (also smokey); dense, muddy, murky, turbid
Synonym Discussion of transparent
- clear water
- a transparent sheet of film
- translucent frosted glass
- her eyes were limpid pools of blue
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