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verb [transitive] clarify pronunciation in British English /ˈklærəfaɪ/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleclarifying
past tenseclarified
past participleclarified
  1. 1
    formal to explain something more clearly so that it is easier to understand

    Could you clarify your remarks?

    He is expected to clarify his position today.

    clarify what:

    It is important to clarify what the change in the law will mean.



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