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clarify

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of clarify

  1. 1 to remove usually visible impurities from clarify the melted butter by skimming off the milky bits Synonyms of clarify clear, distill (also distil), filter, fine, garble, purify Words Related to clarify process, rectify, refine; clean, cleanse, decontaminate, elutriate, purge, wash; extract, leach; bolt, screen, sieve, sift; disinfect, sanitize Near Antonyms of clarify cloud, dull, muddy; contaminate, dirty, soil; defile, pollute, taint; begrime, besmirch, foul, sully

  2. 2 to make plain or understandable it would help if you could clarify your position for us Synonyms of clarify explain, clear (up), construe, demonstrate, demystify, elucidate, explicate, expound, get across, illuminate, illustrate, interpret, simplify, spell out, unriddleWords Related to clarify decipher, decode; analyze, break down; disentangle, undo, unravel, unscramble, untangle; resolve, solve; define, specify; annotate, commentate, glossNear Antonyms of clarify befog, cloud; confound, confuse, obfuscateAntonyms of clarify obscure


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