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translucent

Synonyms and Antonyms of translucent

not easily seen through but allowing light to pass through
  • Frosted glass is translucent.
  • translucent gemstones
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Synonym Discussion of translucent

clear, transparent, translucent, limpid mean capable of being seen through. clear implies absence of cloudiness, haziness, or muddiness.
    • clear water
transparent implies being so clear that objects can be seen distinctly.
    • a transparent sheet of film
translucent implies the passage of light but not a clear view of what lies beyond.
    • translucent frosted glass
limpid suggests the soft clearness of pure water.
    • her eyes were limpid pools of blue


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