cleared cleared  /ˈklɪrd/


  1. (adj) rid of objects or obstructions such as e.g. trees and brush
  2. (adj) freed from any question of guilt


  1. Marion County GOP cleared by state official in Indy Pride Fest dispute over TV giveaway

    The Indiana secretary of state's office has cleared the Marion County Republican Party of wrongdoing at last weekend's Indy Pride Festival, where it registered voters at the same table where it was raffling off a 32-inch TV set.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Indianapolis Star

  2. Hurdle Cleared in Payout of Dorner Reward

    The payout of a portion of the $1 million reward in a fatal shooting rampage by an ex-LAPD officer cleared a hurdle on Friday when an LA city panel approved a $100,000 payment to four claimants. Photo Credit: LAPD
    on June 15, 2013     Source: NBC Los Angeles

  3. Jeter cleared for baseball activities

    New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has been medically cleared to resume full baseball activities and running on his surgically repaired left ankle.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Fox Sports


  1. Bush said Wednesday night that previous plans to secure Baghdad have not worked because "when (our) forces moved on to other targets, the killers returned. This time, we will have the force levels we need to hold the areas that have been cleared."
    on Jan 11, 2007 By: President Bush Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. "It's important to get this cleared up and I will be speaking to Landon...... over the next couple of days," Beckham said. "Me and Landon will talk, but that will be a private conversation."
    on Jul 11, 2009 By: David Beckham Source: AFP

  3. "You've got a few thousand people on the left-hand side and you've probably got a few more this year seeing as they have cleared some of the trees on the left-hand side, so it was a special moment," said Poulter, who is tied for sixth at...
    on Apr 5, 2007 By: Ian Poulter Source: PhillySportsline

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