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  • as inbright
  • as insober
  • as insober

synonyms for clear-headed

  • brilliant
  • sharp
  • smart
  • Einstein
  • acute
  • advanced
  • alert
  • astute
  • aware
  • brainy
  • clever
  • discerning
  • eggheaded
  • having smarts
  • ingenious
  • inventive
  • keen
  • knowing
  • precocious
  • quick
  • quick-witted
  • whiz kid
  • wide-awake
  • calm
  • restrained
  • sedate
  • serious
  • abstaining
  • controlled
  • dry
  • moderate
  • steady
  • abstemious
  • abstinent
  • ascetic
  • cold sober
  • continent
  • nonindulgent
  • not drunk
  • on the wagon
  • self-possessed
  • temperate
  • took the pledge

antonyms for clear-headed

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  • dull
  • slow
  • stupid
  • unintelligent
  • unstylish
  • black
  • cloudy
  • dark
  • depressed
  • depressing
  • doleful
  • dreary
  • dusky
  • gloomy
  • horrible
  • light
  • murky
  • normal
  • obscure
  • pale
  • pastel
  • somber
  • threatening
  • typical
  • unaware
  • unhappy
  • unpromising
  • agitated
  • boisterous
  • cheerful
  • excitable
  • excited
  • flippant
  • frivolous
  • funny
  • happy
  • impractical
  • insincere
  • irrational
  • light
  • nervous
  • trivial
  • troubled
  • unimportant
  • unrealistic
  • unreasonable
  • upset
  • annoyed
  • friendly
  • worried
  • drunk
  • immoderate
  • inebriated
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How to use clear-headed in a sentence

It separates into three layers upon standing—a brown deposit, a clear fluid, and a frothy layer.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
However this be, it is hard to say that these fibs have that clear intention to deceive which constitutes a complete lie.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Knowing by experience that he would soon be up to it, he used his pole with all his might, hoping to steer clear of it.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
I am pleading for a clear white light of education that shall go like the sun round the whole world.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Is the Bible revelation so clear and explicit that no difference of opinion as to its meaning is possible?
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
It is clear, therefore, that the reserve reduction contemplated by the act will not be realized in practice.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
The storm, however, was over; the moon and stars were shining in a clear sky, and the aurora was dancing merrily.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
But he forgot the stagnant town, the bald-headed man at the club window, the organ and "The Manola."
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
But the nasty part of the whole thing was, that Haggard had won eleven thousand pounds from a weak-headed boy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The watchword of conduct that will clear up all our difficulties is, the plain truth.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
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WORDS RELATED TO CLEAR-HEADED

  • Einstein
  • acute
  • advanced
  • alert
  • astute
  • aware
  • brainy
  • brilliant
  • clear-headed
  • clever
  • discerning
  • eggheaded
  • having smarts
  • ingenious
  • inventive
  • keen
  • knowing
  • precocious
  • quick
  • quick-witted
  • sharp
  • smart
  • whiz kid
  • wide-awake
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.