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make clear

This page is about the collocation make clear

collocation pattern: verb + adjective

Meaning

to make something easy to understand, or to express yourself clearly

For example

  • The president made it perfectly clear that he wasn't going to resign.

  • He said, "I'm not going to quit! Do I make myself clear?"

Quick Quiz

If you've made yourself clear, you've

a. made your views clear to other people

b. understood what somebody meant

c. been able to clear your schedule

Contributor: Matt Errey