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Verbs (30)
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sort out, make pellucid, shed light on, make clear, straighten out, clear up, elucidate, enlighten, clarify, illuminate, crystallize, clear
v. make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
sort out, assort, separate, sort, class, classify
v. arrange or order by classes or categories; "How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"
sort out, straighten out, crystalise, shed light on, clear up, elucidate, illuminate, enlighten, crystalize, crystallise, crystallize, clear
v. make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
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Fuzzynyms (111)
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make clear, clarify
v. make clear and (more) comprehensible; "clarify the mystery surrounding her death"
transpose
v. change key; "Can you transpose this fugue into G major?"
transform, translate
v. change from one form or medium into another; "Braque translated collage into oil"
simplify
v. make simpler or easier or reduce in complexity or extent; "We had to simplify the instructions"; "this move will simplify our lives"
organise, coordinate, organize
v. bring order and organization to; "Can you help me organize my files?"
codify
v. organize into a code or system, such as a body of law; "Hammurabi codified the laws"
sort out, make pellucid, shed light on, make clear, straighten out, clear up, elucidate, enlighten, clarify, illuminate, crystallize, clear
v. make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
puzzle out, figure out, work out, work, lick, solve
v. find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of; "did you solve the problem?"; "Work out your problems with the boss"; "this unpleasant situation isn't going to work itself out"; "did you get it?"; "Did you get my meaning?"; "He could not work the math problem"
label
v. distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions
label
v. distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom
place, grade, order, range, rank, rate
v. assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
valuate, value, appraise, assess, evaluate, measure
v. evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of; "I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"; "access all the factors when taking a risk"
buy
v. accept as true; "I can't buy this story"
count on, forecast, figure, reckon, estimate, calculate
v. judge to be probable
set up, order, put, arrange
v. arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events; "arrange my schedule"; "set up one's life"; "I put these memories with those of bygone times"
postulate, contend
v. maintain or assert; "He contended that Communism had no future"
take, claim
v. lay claim to; as of an idea; "She took credit for the whole idea"
profess
v. receive into a religious order or congregation
manifest
v. reveal its presence or make an appearance; "the ghost manifests each year on the same day"
inform
v. act as an informer; "She had informed on her own parents for years"
explicate, explain
v. make plain and comprehensible; "He explained the laws of physics to his students"
sort out, straighten out, crystalise, shed light on, clear up, elucidate, illuminate, enlighten, crystalize, crystallise, crystallize, clear
v. make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
relate
v. give an account of; "The witness related the events"
recount
v. count again; "We had to recount all the votes after an accusation of fraud was made"
narrate
v. provide commentary for a film, for example
comment
v. explain or interpret something
reword, rephrase, paraphrase
v. express the same message in different words
report
v. make known to the authorities; "One student reported the other to the principal"
inform on, turn in, report
v. make known to the authorities; "One student reported the other to the principal"
judge, label, pronounce
v. pronounce judgment on; "They labeled him unfit to work here"
draw, depict, describe
v. give a description of; "He drew an elaborate plan of attack"
edify, enlighten
v. make understand; "Can you enlighten me--I don't understand this proposal"
say
v. utter aloud; "She said `Hello' to everyone in the office"
swear, swan, aver, avow, assert, verify, affirm
v. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
instance, illustrate, exemplify
v. clarify by giving an example of
set up, arrange
v. put into a proper or systematic order; "arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order"
illuminate
v. add embellishments and paintings to (medieval manuscripts)
relate
v. have or establish a relationship to; "She relates well to her peers"
subtend, delimit
v. be opposite to; of angles and sides, in geometry
define
v. determine the nature of; "What defines a good wine?"
Synonyms (1)
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straighten
v. make straight or straighter; "Straighten this post"; "straighten hair"
Antonyms (5)
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obnubilate, obscure, blur, confuse
v. make unclear, indistinct, or blurred; "Her remarks confused the debate"; "Their words obnubilate their intentions"
obfuscate
v. make obscure or unclear
sort out
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