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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 clear, distill (also distil), filter, fine, garble, purify Related Words process, rectify, refine; clean, cleanse, decontaminate, elutriate, purge, wash; extract, leach; bolt, screen, sieve, sift; disinfect, sanitize Near Antonyms 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 explain, clear (up), construe, demonstrate, demystify, elucidate, explicate, expound, get across, illuminate, illustrate, interpret, simplify, spell out, unriddleRelated Words decipher, decode; analyze, break down; disentangle, undo, unravel, unscramble, untangle; resolve, solve; define, specify; annotate, commentate, glossNear Antonyms befog, cloud; confound, confuse, obfuscateAntonyms obscure


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