Definition of clearly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈklɪəli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈklɪrli//
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  1. 1  in a way that is easy to see or hear Please speak clearly after the tone. It's difficult to see anything clearly in this mirror.
  2. 2  in a way that is sensible and easy to understand She explained everything very clearly.
  3. 3  used to emphasize that what you are saying is obvious and true synonym obviously Clearly, this will cost a lot more than we realized.
  4. Word Familyclear adjective (unclear)clearly adverbclarity nounclarify verb
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: clearly