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Word: pellucid

Definition: transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand


Sentences Containing 'pellucid'

Successive nations perchance have drank at, admired, and fathomed it, and passed away, and still its water is green and pellucid as ever.

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::: bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions
::: abysmal - bottomless
::: consecrate - dedicate; sanctify; declare as sacred; Ex. consecrate one's life to helping the poor
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::: intrigue - make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair
::: knotty - intricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot