clearly clearly  /ˈklɪr li/


  1. (adv) without doubt or question
  2. (adv) in an intelligible manner
  3. (adv) clear to the mind; with distinct mental discernment
  4. (adv) in an easily perceptible manner


  1. Hosmer, Royals share their concern for Cobb

    Eric Hosmer was clearly shaken, but he immediately was headed to the hospital to visit Tampa Bay pitcher Alex Cobb. It was Hosmer's sizzling line drive that struck Cobb on the right side of the head in the fifth inning of the Royals' 5-3 loss to the Rays on Saturday.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Major League Baseball

  2. NHL playoffs 2013: Early whistle helps Boston Bruins dodge bullet vs. Chicago Blackhawks in Stanley Cup Final Game 2

    Allen clearly don't know hockey based on what you wrote. The whistle had blown, the ref lost sight of the puck. No one got robbed....calm down and right something that maes rwl sense.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Pelican statue stolen in Rock Hill

    Clearly, this pelican did not fly away.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Rock Hill Herald


  1. "I take my share of the blame for not explaining it more clearly to the American people," Obama said. "I know that with all the lobbying and horse-trading, the process left most Americans wondering, 'What's in it for me?' "
    on Jan 27, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. Clinton said, however, "We have noticed that the pirates are buying more and more sophisticated equipment. They're buying faster and more capable vessels. They are clearly using their ransom money for their benefit, both personally and on behalf of...
    on Apr 15, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: ABC News

  3. Told by reporters about the Taliban claim of responsibility for the attack, Cheney said: "I think they clearly try to find ways to question the authority of the central government. Striking at Bagram with a suicide bomber, I suppose, is one way to...
    on Feb 27, 2007 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: International Herald Tribune

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