What are some alternative words for clear-cut?

Synonyms for clear-cutˈklɪərˈkʌt for 1,2 ; ˈklɪərˌkʌt for 3-5

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clear-cut, distinct, trenchant(adj)

    clearly or sharply defined to the mind

    "clear-cut evidence of tampering"; "Claudius was the first to invade Britain with distinct...intentions of conquest"; "trenchant distinctions between right and wrong"

    discrete, searching, hard-hitting, decided, distinct, clean-cut, trenchant, distinguishable, clear, clear-cut

    indistinct, uncleared, unclear

  2. clear-cut(adj)

    having had all the trees removed at one time

    "clear-cut hillsides are subject to erosion"

    distinct, clear, trenchant, clean-cut

    unclear, indistinct, uncleared

  3. clear, clean-cut, clear-cut(verb)

    clear and distinct to the senses; easily perceptible

    "as clear as a whistle"; "clear footprints in the snow"; "the letter brought back a clear image of his grandfather"; "a spire clean-cut against the sky"; "a clear-cut pattern"

    decipherable, exculpated, clear(p), vindicated, trenchant, distinct, clean, clear, open, readable, unclouded, unmortgaged, percipient, clear-cut, clean-cut, exonerated, light, absolved, trim, trig, cleared, well-defined

    unclear, indistinct, uncleared

  4. clear-cut(verb)

    remove all the trees at one time

    "clear-cut an acre of forest"

    uncleared, unclear, indistinct

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List of paraphrases:

clear, clearcut, well-defined, clear-cutting, unequivocal, unambiguous, explicit


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