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clear cut

[ kleer-kuht for 1, 2; kleer-kuht for 3–5 ]SEE DEFINITION OF clear cut

Synonyms for clear cut

  • acerbic
  • biting
  • caustic
  • concise
  • mordant
  • penetrating
  • sardonic
  • satirical
  • scathing
  • succinct
  • terse
  • trenchant
  • acerb
  • acid
  • clear-cut
  • crisp
  • cutting
  • drilling
  • laconic
  • severe
  • sharp
  • slashing
  • tart
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Antonyms for clear cut

  • calm
  • kind
  • lengthy
  • long-winded
  • mild
  • nice
  • wordy
  • gentle
  • incompetent
  • stupid
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CLEAR CUT

This tone is clear cut and in general is louder than the first phase.

It was a clear cut temptation from without, and not from within.

Her hair and eyes were very dark, and her face was clear cut.

All of these productions are clear cut, straightforward, and dignified.

None of the symptoms were distressing, yet marked and clear cut.

Some of them were clear cut and subtle and of the type of scholars or nobles.

It was the expressive combination of the whole, at once so clear cut and unique.

The face is clear cut, and each feature is rendered with precision.

His features were clear cut, as if they had been chiseled in marble.

How hard and clear cut his profile was—his nose was rather large!

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CLEAR CUT

apparent

adjectiveobvious
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