- un·clear·ing, adjective
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How to use clearing in a sentence
Some slow clearing chances in the afternoon where we might even see some partly sunny skies.D.C.-area forecast: Cloudy and milder today before winter storm threats arrive | Matt Rogers | February 9, 2021 | Washington Post
The clearing process will be slowest to the east, but most spots should ditch clouds by midnight or so.PM Update: Cold tonight under clearer skies, then it turns milder Thursday | Ian Livingston | February 3, 2021 | Washington Post
The 1960s cedar-shingled bungalow sits on a grassy clearing just up from the high-tide line of Haro Strait on the northwestern edge of San Juan Island in Washington State.
Then there’s a clearing broker-dealer, Robinhood Securities, that clears and settles the trades.Elon Musk busts Clubhouse limit, fans stream to YouTube, he switches to interviewing Robinhood CEO | Mike Butcher | February 1, 2021 | TechCrunch
Skies may see partial clearing Tuesday night with lows in the low to mid-20sWednesday brings partly sunny skies, but with probably even stronger winds from the northwest, perhaps gusting near 40 mph.After 2 to 4 inches of snow, an icy night ahead in D.C. area. Snow showers possible Monday. | Jason Samenow, Dan Stillman, Andrew Freedman | February 1, 2021 | Washington Post
Not only will it immediately save lives, but the threat of jail time has a way of clearing the mind on subjects such as these.
A morning mist hung over everything, clearing occasionally to reveal lone fishermen.
He was clearing the decks for the president who had defeated Hillary in the 2008 primaries.
clearing the river of legal commercial traffic, Naw Kham now had total control over what and who moved on the water.How China Used Drones to Capture a Notorious Burmese Drug Lord | Brendon Hong | April 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Boon Clatterbuck throwing his whiskey bottle away, Jack Teagarden almost clearing his throat.
It therefore took under favorable consideration the question of a voluntary clearing system.Readings in Money and Banking | Chester Arthur Phillips
I met him striding toward the building that seemed to be a clearing house for the official contingent.Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
Be that as it may, the Railway clearing House, as a practical entity, came into being in 1842.Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland | Joseph Tatlow
Sam,” said Mr. Pickwick, clearing his throat, “your father and I have been having some conversation about you.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2) | Charles Dickens
Crucifixes and shrines surrounded the clearing like the sentries of a beleaguering army.Three More John Silence Stories | Algernon Blackwood
British Dictionary definitions for clearing
an area with few or no trees or shrubs in wooded or overgrown land
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