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Transparent and opaque - thesaurus

Synonyms

transparent

adjective

a transparent object or substance is clear or thin enough for you to see things through

opaque

adjective

opaque glass, liquid etc is difficult to see through

translucent

adjective

clear enough for light to pass through but not completely clear

crystal clear

adjective

completely transparent and very bright

clear

adjective

transparent

milky

adjective

used about things that are usually clear or transparent when they have a slightly white appearance

hazy

adjective

not clear because there is smoke, dust, or water in the air

cloudy

adjective

a cloudy liquid is not clear

crystalline

adjective

literary very transparent and bright

limpid

adjective

literary transparent, or clear

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blinding

adjective

very thick, and making it difficult for you to see

clarity

noun

the transparent quality of a substance, especially water

opacity

noun

a thick or dark quality that makes something such as glass or a liquid difficult to see through

pellucid

adjective

literary transparent

transparency

noun

the state or quality of being clear or thin enough to see through

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to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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