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clear

1. mod. alcohol intoxicated. He was clear. You know, polluted.
2. mod. [of liquor] undiluted; neat. I like mine clear with just one ice cube.
3. tv. to earn a specific net amount of money. We just want to clear a decent profit. Nothing greedy.
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And it must be noted that I say of our reason, and not of our imagination or of our senses: thus, for example, although we very clearly see the sun, we ought not therefore to determine that it is only of the size which our sense of sight presents; and we may very distinctly imagine the head of a lion joined to the body of a goat, without being therefore shut up to the conclusion that a chimaera exists; for it is not a dictate of reason that what we thus see or imagine is in reality existent; but it plainly tells us that all our ideas or notions contain in them some truth; for otherwise it could not be that God, who is wholly perfect and veracious, should have placed them in us.
His tall, bony figure gave promise of exceptional physical strength, while his great cranium and deep-set, lustrous eyes spoke no less clearly of the keen intelligence which twinkled out from behind his bushy eyebrows.
From the cursory view here taken, it must clearly appear to have been an arduous part.
The precise extent of the common law, and the statute law, the maritime law, the ecclesiastical law, the law of corporations, and other local laws and customs, remains still to be clearly and finally established in Great Britain, where accuracy in such subjects has been more industriously pursued than in any other part of the world.
I began to tell our adventures, articulating each syllable clearly, and without omitting one single detail.
"My brave Ned, that country is not clearly indicated on the map of the world; but I admit that the nationality of the two strangers is hard to determine.
SOCRATES: But if neither the Sophists nor the gentlemen are teachers, clearly there can be no other teachers?
Clearly Clean Products, LLC, officially launched its Roll Over-Wrap[TM] tray line, making it the world's only patented, 100 percent recyclable, smooth-edge overwrap tray line for packaging.
ISLAMABAD ndash In a message clearly sponsored by the PML-N, former wife of Prime Minister Imran Khan wished her followers on Eid through twitter.
SUNDERLAND'S Clearly Drinks has completed its acquisition of natural soft drink firm the Powerful Water Company (POW).
Clearly very matters, are facing custodial of some Judge Stephen Mr Nicholson suffered a broken eye socket, a fractured temple and a shattered cheek bone.
Mike Cunningham, chief executive officer of Clearly.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 8, 2013-Green Innovations Ltd to acquire the worldwide rights to Clearly Herbal brand trademarks(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
FOREIGN Secretary William Hague has warned that Syria is "clearly on the edge" of a descent into deeper violence following the latest massacre in the country.