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transparent -- as in: transparent shower door
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as in: transparent shower door Define
able to be seen through with clarity
  • The transparent shower door shows water spots.
  • He’s wearing a pale-yellow button-down collared shirt that is slightly transparent under the kitchen lights, revealing the outline of his undershirt.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Slammed
  • Water has turned her white top totally transparent, and I can see her bra—striped—and all the bones of her spine.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • One could make an animal—a tissue—transparent!
    H.G. Wells  --  The Invisible Man

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  • Transparent, ghostly, hardly visible, but there they were.
    David Almond  --  Skellig
  • But now it is impossible for her to pass through the transparent glass wall and return to this side.
    Haruki Murakami  --  After Dark
  • In an old-fashioned whatnot in the living room are seen scores of transparent glass animals.
    Tennessee Williams  --  The Glass Menagerie
  • Her eyebrows and lashes turned white, then transparent, and then they no longer existed.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Seeing him in the light of day or the light of the cafeteria made me feel like my skin had become transparent and the whole school could see inside me.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • transparent glass beads
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To see samples using other meanings of transparent, click a word sense below:
as in: transparent shower door Define
able to be seen through with clarity
as in: transparent lie Define
obvious despite attempts to hide
as in: transparent decision making Define
easily observable or understood
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