Definition of Transpicuous

1. a. Transparent; pervious to the sight.



Definition of Transpicuous

1. Adjective. Easily construed or seen through. ¹

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Definition of Transpicuous

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Transpicuous

transpeptidations
transperitoneal
transpersonal
transpersonally
transphenomenal
transphenomenality
transphobes
transphobias
transphobic
transphosphatases
transphosphorylases
transphosphorylation
transpicuous (current term)
transpierce
transpierced
transpierces
transpiercing
transpirable
transpirate
transpiration
transpirational
transpirations
transpiratory
transpire
transpired
transpires
transpiring

Literary usage of Transpicuous

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1. The London Encyclopaedia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"Sent from her through the wide transpicuous air, To the terrestrial moon be as a ... What if thai light, Now thy wine's transpicuous, purged from all Its ..."

2. Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and by Robert Chambers (1876)
"... Bentley renders : No light, but rather a transpicuous gloom. Another fine Miltonic passage : Our torments also may in length of time Become our elements ..."

3. A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions by Richard Soule, George Holmes Howison (1891)
"I. Clear, lucid, bright, limpid, crystalline, transpicuous, translucent, that may be seen through. ... Clear, lucid, open, perspicuous, transpicuous. 2. ..."

4. The Paradise Lost by John Milton (1850)
"What if that light, 140 Sent from her through the wide transpicuous air, ... transpicuous : Transparent. 143. Enlightening her, Sfc. : A singular ..."

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