- clear as a bell
clear as a bell(of a sound) distinct and pure in tone• • •Main Entry: ↑bell————————clear as a bell see under ↑bell1• • •Main Entry: ↑clear
* * *I (as) clear (or sound) as a bellperfectly clear or soundII (as) clear as a bell
Aunt Nora's words came clear as a bellsee bell I
* * *• • •Main Entry: ↑bell————————(as) clear as a bell: very clear
It was clear as a bell that morning–not a cloud in the sky.
The water was as clear as a bell.
Clear as bell, I heard him say my name.
a sound as clear as a bell• • •Main Entry: ↑clear
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clear as a bell — If something is as clear as a bell, it is very clear or easy to understand … The small dictionary of idiomes
clear as a bell — easy to hear or understand, clearly audible We heard him say it. He said no, clear as a bell … English idioms
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as clear as a bell — (as) clear as a bell see ↑clear, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑bell (as) clear as a bell : very clear It was clear as a bell that morning–not a cloud in the sky. The water was as clear as a bell … Useful english dictionary
be (as) clear as a bell — phrase to be very easy to hear Thesaurus: what sound can do and changing soundssynonym Main entry: clear … Useful english dictionary
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bell — W3S2 [bel] n [: Old English; Origin: belle] 1.) a piece of electrical equipment that makes a ringing sound, used as a signal or to get someone s attention ring/press the bell ▪ He rang the bell and waited for someone to answer the door. ▪ She… … Dictionary of contemporary English
clear — 1. adjective 1) clear instructions Syn: understandable, comprehensible, intelligible, plain, uncomplicated, explicit, lucid, coherent, simple, straightforward, unambiguous, clear cut, crystal clear; formal perspicuous Ant … Thesaurus of popular words
bell — [[t]be̱l[/t]] ♦♦♦ bells 1) N COUNT A bell is a device that makes a ringing sound and is used to give a signal or to attract people s attention. I had just enough time to finish eating before the bell rang and I was off to my first class... I ve… … English dictionary
bell — /bel/ noun (C) 1 a piece of electrical equipment that makes a ringing sound, used as a signal or to get someone s attention: The door bell rang but no one answered it. | Ring the bell once to make the bus stop. 2 (usually singular) the sound of a … Longman dictionary of contemporary English