Meaning of TRANSPARENT in English


adj. Function: adjective

1 admitting light without appreciable diffusion or distortion so that objects beyond are entirely visible FF1C; a sheet of transparent plastic FF1E;

Synonyms: clear, limpid, pellucid, see-through, translucent; compare TRANSLUCENT 3

Related Words: crystal, crystalline, glassy; diaphanous

Idioms: clear as glass ( or crystal)

Contrasted Words: dark, smoky; cloudy, foggy hazy, misty, nubilous

Antonyms: opaque


Synonyms: FILMY , diaphanous, flimsy, gauzy, gossamer, sheer, tiffany


Synonyms: TRANSLUCENT 3, clear, tralucent, translucid


Synonyms: CLEAR 4, clear-cut, crystal, lucent, lucid, luminous, pellucid, translucent, transpicuous, unblurred

Related Words: distinguishable, recognizable; articulate, distinct, plain; unambiguous, unequivocal

Contrasted Words: muddy, turbid

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.