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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [klar-uh-fahy]
    • /ˈklær əˌfaɪ/
    • /ˈklær.ɪ.faɪd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [klar-uh-fahy]
    • /ˈklær əˌfaɪ/

Definitions of clarified word

  • adjective clarified Clarified butter has been made clear by being heated. 3
  • adjective clarified free of impurities 3
  • adjective clarified (of fat, butter, etc) made clear by heating, etc 3
  • verb with object clarified to make (an idea, statement, etc.) clear or intelligible; to free from ambiguity. 1
  • verb with object clarified to remove solid matter from (a liquid); to make into a clear or pellucid liquid. 1
  • verb with object clarified to free (the mind, intelligence, etc.) from confusion; revive: The short nap clarified his thoughts. 1

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Origin of clarified

First appearance:

before 1350
One of the 20% oldest English words
1350-1400; Middle English < Middle French clarifier < Late Latin clārificāre, equivalent to Latin clār(us) clear + -ificāre -ify

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Parts of speech for Clarified


clarified popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 84% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for clarified

adjective clarified

  • clean — Something that is clean is free from dirt or unwanted marks.
  • refined — having or showing well-bred feeling, taste, etc.: refined people.
  • uninfected — to affect or contaminate (a person, organ, wound, etc.) with disease-producing germs.
  • unpolluted — made unclean or impure; contaminated; tainted: swimming in polluted waters.
  • uncontaminated — to make impure or unsuitable by contact or mixture with something unclean, bad, etc.: to contaminate a lake with sewage.

Antonyms for clarified

verb clarified

  • confused — If you are confused, you do not know exactly what is happening or what to do.
  • clouded — of or relating to cloud computing: cloud software; cloud servers.
  • complicated — If you say that something is complicated, you mean it has so many parts or aspects that it is difficult to understand or deal with.
  • questioned — a sentence in an interrogative form, addressed to someone in order to get information in reply.
  • obscured — (of meaning) not clear or plain; ambiguous, vague, or uncertain: an obscure sentence in the contract.

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