1. [ verb ] make clear and (more) comprehensible
Synonyms: clear_up clarify

"clarify the mystery surrounding her death"

Related terms: obfuscate explain elaborate clarify disambiguate demystify clarity clarification
2. [ verb ] make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear
Synonyms: clarify illuminate shed_light_on sort_out crystallize clear crystalise enlighten crystallise crystalize straighten_out clear_up

: "Could you clarify these remarks?" "Clear up the question of who is at fault"

Related terms: confuse interpret clarify lucidity clarification
Similar spelling:   elucidative