Definition of 'clarify'
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We are happy to clarify the position. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The European body has written to all three organisations asking for their clarified positions on the matter. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Tip out the clarified butter and slip in half of the regular butter. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We are happy to clarify the situation and regret any misunderstanding. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But he did not clarify the details. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then remove the bowl from the pan and gradually whisk in the warm clarified butter. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We are happy to clarify the situation. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are happy to clarify the position and apologise for the error and any embarrassment caused. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Strain and keep the clarified butter at room temperature. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They improve your understanding of the situations involved and clarify your role and those of others. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Set the clarified butter aside to cool until lukewarm. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The president vowed to clarify the situation next month. The Sun (2014)United are going to have to clarify this position quickly. The Sun (2014)Set the clarified butter aside to cool and chill until ready to use. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Our strong advice was that they had to clarify the situation. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This will help to clarify your position. Behind Closed Doors - advice for families with violence in the home (1988)Or pot them in a little clarified butter with garlic and paprika. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Can you help to clarify my situation? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Heat the clarified butter in a large ovenproof frying pan and add the steak. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We can clarify a few details. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)One of them clarified the situation. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We need to allow time, then positions will clarify. The Sun (2015)Not only was its debt position clarified, its comfort with its financial position was reaffirmed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We are clarifying those details. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'clarify'
British English: clarify /ˈklærɪˌfaɪ/ VERB
To clarify something means to make it easier to understand.
She asked him to clarify the situation.
- American English: clarify
- Arabic: يُوْضِحُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: esclarecer
- Chinese: 澄清
- Croatian: pojasniti
- Czech: objasnit
- Danish: klargøre
- Dutch: ophelderen
- European Spanish: aclarar explicar
- Finnish: selventää
- French: clarifier
- German: klarstellen
- Greek: διευκρινίζω
- Italian: chiarire
- Japanese: 明らかにする
- Korean: 분명하게 하다
- Norwegian: klargjøre
- Polish: rozjaśnić
- European Portuguese: esclarecer
- Romanian: a clarifica
- Russian: прояснить
- Spanish: aclarar
- Swedish: klargöra
- Thai: อธิบายให้ชัดเจน
- Turkish: açıklık kazandırmak
- Ukrainian: пояснювати
- Vietnamese: làm rõ
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